Run both PHP4 and PHP5 as Apache Modules

Switching PHP explains how to run both PHP4 and PHP5 as Apache modules on the same Windows machine, host, etc. You will also learn some neat things about configuring Apache in general...


Kensington Notebook Dock

Just got a Kensington Notebook Dock for my new laptop at work. It works very well so far, but it comes in this crazy shiny silver finish which may make your eyes hurt if you have a light over your head.


ohloh - Explore Open Source

Officially, ohloh is "Mapping the open source world by collecting objective information on open source projects." Practically, you can go there to see how much time/money it might take to produce a project such as MediaWiki ($3,810,127?)


So Easy a Caveman Can Do It: Music and the Human Soul

Chuck Coleson: A recent newspaper article concludes that humans are hard-wired to create and appreciate music. But evolutionary theory cannot explain such hard-wiring. Wonder why?

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10 Steps to Guarantee You Make the Digg Front Page (Hilarious!)

This is not your typical How To article. They poke some fun at the Digg Community by showing the types of stories that make the front page (Apple, Microsoft, Global Warming, John Stewart ... etc). It’s hilarious because it’s soooo true.

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Unlocking the Mysteries of 'Svchost.exe'

Svchost.exe can, and usually does, run several instances of itself at any given time, each instance running several associated services. How do you find out what these "services" are?

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Robots - Unification Aspects

from New World Encyclopedia:

The question then becomes, will we ever succeed in creating robots that have their own intellect, emotions, and volition? Will these robots be capable of self-awareness, will they be driven by independent thoughts and feelings, and will they create new inventions on their own? According to the Unification viewpoint, these attributes and abilities are connected to the human spiritual dimension that is endowed by God. As long as robots are machines without a spiritual dimension, their internal and external capabilities will be no more than simulations of human mental and physical abilities

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SMS to any cell phone!

If you want to send a text message to a cell phone, but do not know the wireless provider, just send an email to teleflip.com, and it will relay the message where it should go. For example, if the number of the cell phone is 1002003000, you would send the message to:

[email protected]

P. S. This currently only works for Canada, US, Caribbean, Hawaii, and Guam.


Quote by St. Augustine

People travel to wonder at the height of the mountains, at the huge waves of the seas, at the long course of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars, and yet they pass by themselves without wondering.

 


updateCommands

What happens when a stub entry gets onto a public website? You get a page like this on Mozilla.org:

window.updateCommands()