links for 2006-03-30

Total Solar Eclipse Photos from ISS Photos of the moons shadow on the Earth as taken from the ISS. (tags: space science photography photos ISS)

links for 2006-03-29

Layout-palooza : Top CSS Layout Download Sites, Hacks, Galleries and Tricks : eConsultant A great portal with links to lots of useful CSS sites. (tags: CSS hacks reference webdesign layouts design web development xhtml php) joey interactive » Blog Archive » Desktop Backgrounds For Designers A cool little list with links to lots of different…

Ambien Users Look Out

Oh boy. Looks like the widely advertised and popular sleep drug Ambien has a strange side effect that makes people eat while they’re asleep. Unfortunately it also makes them eat in appropriate things, attempt to drive to the fast food place sleeping, and even try to cook and prepare food all while sound asleep. Oddly…

links for 2006-03-28

How To: Site design using Prototype A very nice how to on using Prototype in site design. (tags: ajax design javascript tutorial tutorials php web webdesign)

Scotland Yard nets Al-Qaeda hacker by accident

In a lucky break for Scotland Yard an arrest made last fall may be Al-Qaeda’s infamous Irhabi 007 hacker. Washington Post: For almost two years, intelligence services around the world tried to uncover the identity of an Internet hacker who had become a key conduit for al-Qaeda. The savvy, English-speaking, presumably young webmaster taunted his…

How To: Make Windows Update Without Verification

Here’s an interesting little morsel from over at Tech-Recipes.com on How to make WindowsUpdate.com allow you to update without verifying your copy of Windows. Tech-Recipes: Move on over to the updates site Microsoft Updates, now when the page loads it will give you the options for custom or Express, if you were to make a…

Beatles take on Apple

After having been bashed last week by Frances and a new law that says all music downloaded from the web must be able to play on any player, Apple is again getting hit hard and this time by the surviving members of The Beatles. Times.UKThis week the Apple Corps goes to the High Court seeking…

links for 2006-03-24

Mediafour’s MacDrive 6 MacDrive 6 for Windows enables PC users to open, edit, and save files on Mac disks (HFS/HFS+). You can even format Mac disks and burn Mac CDs and DVDs (tags: Apple Mac software sysadmin tools windows dltv windowsxp Microsoft) You Play World of Warcraft? You’re Hired! Why you should play WoW (tags:…

MacMini clone runs linux for under $400

Here’s a cool lil’ diddy, a 2.8 pound MacMini like computer from Linspire for under $400 fully loaded. eHomeUpgradeThe 2.8 pound PC features a front panel backlit power button, a slot loading combo DVD drive, two rear USB ports, one Firewire connector, S-Video/DVI video outputs, 10/100 Ethernet port, speaker/mic jacks, Pentium M 740 processor, a…

YouTube.com Scaring Music and Video Industry

Looks like the popular video sharing portal YouTube.com is scaring the music and film industry who are claiming most of the material being published on the site is bootleg music and concert videos. eCommerce Times: More than 20,000 new video clips are sent in to YouTube every day and it attracts 15 million plays every…