Quick bucks and domain hacks

  Domain Hacks are a creative way to brand names in the internet culture. They make use of domain extensions to express words within the context of a domain such as: pla.net for a planet related website, who.is for a...

/ December 26, 2014

How was ArchivPortal Deutschland and Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek developed (FrontEnd)

Yesterday another big project in support of the German culture was launched at the 84th German Archive Conference. This is the Archivportal-D (with D standing for Deutschland {and APD for abbreviation}). The portal is accessible online at www.archivportal-d.de and it...

/ September 25, 2014

The 7 minute StartUp Pitch deck

A StartUp Pitch should be no longer than 7 minutes! Not even 11 minutes! Has to be the magic, infinite number 7! I say infinite because in some cultures, including my own the number 7 conceptualizes somehow an infinity. You...

/ July 3, 2014

Managing Source and Class Files

Many implementations of the Java platform rely on hierarchical file systems to manage source and class files, although The Java Language Specification does not require this. The strategy is as follows. Put the source code for a class, interface, enumeration,...

/ May 19, 2014

Is Facebook discriminating FB Pages!?

While doing some routine boredom visits on websites in social media, I realized something peculiar. The company I used to work has a FB page with over 170K followers. While I still have some access on their information channels, I...

/ February 12, 2014

Lexical Distance Among the Languages of Europe / Chomsky, Tyshchenko and Albanian

  Was reading this article which was immediately recognized among my friends because it distinguished Albanian as a stand alone language and it is nice to see your language in the map…. Although it is nice to be on the...

/ January 9, 2014

CSS Frameworks

Below is an extensive list of CSS Frameworks that can be used to develop webpages. Although Twitter Bootstrap is one of the most recognized frameworks today, the list includes some very nice projects which are all worth keeping an eye...

/ March 1, 2013

How to know which company is distributing your email to spammers

I have been wondering since some time on who is giving away my email for spam ideals. It is impossible to have an email where you don’t get a new offer from companies you never heard and sometimes that embarras...

/ July 27, 2012

ZF2 – Sharing and reusing DB connection for dummies

(Post has been updated after comment from Flamur on a unneccessary code in Module/Module.php) While we were used to pass the DB-Connection to a Register or later this practice was improved by retrieving it from the Bootstrap in Zend Framework...

/ July 20, 2012

Little countries, big domains

Browsing through .al domains, I realized that the .al domains are being registered from almost every big corporation. Google (.com.al), Microsoft (.com.al), Facebook, Twitter, Ebay and a bunch of other companies own at least one .al domain. Some of them...

/ April 18, 2012