Archive for November, 2008

links for 2008-11-28

Friday, November 28th, 2008

links for 2008-11-27

Thursday, November 27th, 2008

links for 2008-11-26

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

links for 2008-11-25

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

links for 2008-11-24

Monday, November 24th, 2008

links for 2008-11-21

Friday, November 21st, 2008

links for 2008-11-20

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

links for 2008-11-19

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008

links for 2008-11-18

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008
  • AWS content delivery service:
    * Store the original versions of your files in an Amazon S3 bucket.
    * Create a distribution to register that bucket with Amazon CloudFront through a simple API call.
    * Use your distribution’s domain name in your web pages or application. When end users request an object using this domain name, they are automatically routed to the nearest edge location for high performance delivery of your content.
  • "Advanced security tool (for Windows), which allows you to completely remove sensitive data from your hard drive by overwriting it several times with carefully selected patterns. Works with Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 2003 Server and DOS.
    Eraser is Free software and its source code is released under GNU General Public License."
  • "a content delivery network has servers across the world and they automatically determine the fastest (or the shortest) route between the server hosting the site and the end-user […]
    If you are using Amazon S3 for hosting images, you can consider using their their new CloudFront service for content delivery. Like Amazon S3, CloudFront is inexpensive (you pay for what you use) and gives all the benefits of a typical CDN service."
  • Service that captures a screenshot of (part of a) web page and translates it into image area map html code so you can embed ("quote") a visual representation of the page with all the links preserved. Has a context sensitive versionas well, that does the selection for you.
    Has bookmarklets.

links for 2008-11-17

Monday, November 17th, 2008