Metada etymology and roots

I like discovering the etymology of words in some cases, and recently, while writing my dissertation I find myself doing this more often (especially when I am not motivated enough to contribute to my own work). The word I was hunting today was metadata, a term which is commonly understood as data about data. Checking […]

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Inima.al still indexed in top for .al domains

It is interesting to see that Google preserves a history of website rankings. INIMA.AL used to be the registrar for .al domains, and it is still listed as one of the best results in the search results. Sometime in the 90s, the central authority responsibility was delegated to INIMA, an Albanian Institute of Applied Mathematics. […]

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Backorder and register expired .al domains

.al domains are still one of the coolest ccTLDs when it come to domain hacks. The .al ending can create hack domains in English, Turkish and Pakistani daily words. As many good domains are expired, a lot of old domains become available every day. To allow the users registrater dropped domains, Expireddomains.al and expiring.al are […]

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Was Nikola Tesla a Serbian?

Nikolla Tesla

By Raimonda A Rreci This topic is on the series of fraudualent claims which go to form the basis of “Serb” claims on Nikola Tesla‘s ethnicity. The evidence is both irrefutable and relevant because all serbian claims on his ethnicity are based on the following points. Tesla’s supposed claim “I’m equally proud of my Serbian […]

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ROBOTIC.AL – The value of your website

Value of site XPO6.com as seen at Robotic.al

Although none can value your website better than you, the metrics related to your site ranking and visits can provide some general insight on the value of a website. Robotic.al seemed such a good domain to be left without use therefore I installed a simple script providing information on a fictive value of the website. […]

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Groovy/Grails Recursive Function/Closure

Since I keep waisting time in recursive functions (and forget what I developped a few months back), here is a piece of code for a recursive function in Groovy. def getAllChildren(entityId) { //Container for the results def results = [] //Retrieve your first element from somewhere def entity = entityService.getEntity(entityId) if (entity) { results.add([entity.id,entity.label]) entity.children?.each […]

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CoWorking Space in Tirana

Co-working spaces in Tirana, Albania. Cheap rent office, small officess for affordable price

Coworking is a practice which has gained traction in the last years in every corner of the world. From San Francisco to New York, to Barcelona, Amsterdam, Berlin and Tokyo, the young generation is becoming part of an agile working experience. Coworking is a style of work that involves a  shared working environment, often a […]

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The forgotten act of donating

Every day we use a set of services and tools which are given to us for free! Some of them are really free, and some of them are some luring marketing technique. We are being used to the idea of free as in I give you my data, you give me your service, but beyond […]

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Digit.al for Sale on Flippa

Checking the list of the domain hacks in the Flippa Market Place and could not miss the fact that digit.al was listed in the top spot. While the domain hack trends in somehow on decline due to (arbitrary) decisions related to SEO and Google, the value of such domains is still great for unique start […]

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