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Why does lifehacker hate me?

I love lifehacker.com and it is my favorite blog but for some reason they never publish any comment I leave.  Even the ones that don’t have any links back to my blog.  Why do you hate me when I love you so much? Does anyone have any idea why they don’t publish my comments and(…)

Kisagotami

I was reading “The Art of Happiness: A Handbook for Living” and came across this interesting anecdote.  It’s about a woman named Kisagotami that lost her only child and couldn’t accept it.  She ran around looking for a medicine that will bring her child back to life.  She was told the Buddha would have such(…)

A Greater Pyramid

A Greater Pyramid

Germany is trying to build a pyramid that is 10 times the size of the Great Pyramid in Egypt.  That is HUGE.  It will be used as a tomb for all people of any nationality.  Anyone can reserve a spot to be buried their, have their ashes buried there or just a tombstone. If you(…)

How to get 50x or more traffic?

How to get 50x or more traffic?

My web site KB Shortcuts was featured on Microsoft’s AJAX web site and my traffic sky rocketed. I went from 1 or so hits a day to averaging around 50 and as high as 135 hits a day. It’s not too much traffic but relatively speaking it’s a 50x to 135x the traffic. Another example(…)

SmartSniff: Freeware Packet Sniffer

SmartSniff: Freeware Packet Sniffer

  SmartSniff: Freeware Packet Sniffer – Capture TCP/IP packets on your network adapter here is a neat little application that is free and lets you view what is going out and coming in through your network card.  I used this to debug a a web service call to look at the XML request going out(…)