check out this cool technology obsolescence curve. It shows the gradual rise and fall of sales trends of vinyl records, cassette tapes, compact discs, and ipods over a 30 year period. the technology trends are remarkably cyclical.
So, I’m working on a UPC / EAN codings database, and here’s a sample product listing for little brown house pattnerns
Paul Stamatiou reviews the latest beta from Flock and even shows a few screencasts of nifty features. It’s definitely something worth checking out.
I just wrote part two of my series on optimizing apache/mysql for low memory usage. This time, i talked about MySQL settings. See: Optimizing Apache and MySQL for Low Memory Usage on a Virtual Private Server
I hope someone finds it interesting!
Testers of windows vista say that the next build, out soon, is a make or break moment for Microsoft.\r\n\r\nI don\’t think vista will be out until at least february. I don\’t think manufacturers will stop selling XP for many months. Vista\’s going to be a buggy piece of shit.
I'm not an avid skype user, but I noticed that eBay / Skype are giving away free skype-to-us/canada landlines for the rest of the year. This is a really big promotion, but not THAT big. At first, it looks like they're making the product free, but they're really just trying to lure you in.
I still want to ditch my cox phone service and go with vonage. I just flat out want to pay less. I never use my landline anymore, and I just want something cheap for backup service.
I just put an article about low memory apache and vps optimization up on my blog.