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…