This is absolutely one of my favorite videos created by the guys from Grasshopper (Babson alumni). Everybody who needs some inspiration should watch this.
For those who just want to download a working example, please use this link. The content was downloaded from lifehacker.com and modified to be compatible with Google’s Manifest 2.0. Last week I needed to write a very simple extension for Chrome. I started on this page, but so many things were broken (links, files) that […]
I just recently got my M-1 driver’s license in California and I wanted to share my experience. Here’s the step-by-step process how to get your license in the easiest possible way: Sign up for motorcycle courses. Even if you know how to ride and have a lot of experience – DO THAT. I went to […]
I had a problem recently when I had to copy a pretty big InnoDB database from one server to another. Doing import-export through MySQL dump was taking forever, so I found this easy way to do that. First of all, stop MySQL on both servers (service mysql stop) You need to copy several files in […]
Yesterday I read a post on TechCrunch that Walmart bought ‘Social Calendar’. In most cases I ignore this kind of news, but this one was particularly interesting for me. The thing is that several years ago I was working at a small company and we built the same application. Yes, I mean exactly the same. […]
I’m sure a lot of people know what this picture is about 🙂
These days more and more websites use information from other sites to populate their content. One of the best ways to do it is a web crawler. Web crawler is a script that can browse thousands of pages automatically, parse out the information you need and put it into your DB. Here is an easy […]