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Web Design Toolbox

Here is an excellent post with tons of links to all sort of web design sites, tools, resources, etc… This pervasiveness of the open source spirit in web design now means that you can use open source software to design both graphics and your CSS and HTML, and you can also use the dozens of(…)

Google Reader Hacks

Here is a pretty comprehensive list of Google Reader hacks… For those who want more out of Google Reader and can’t wait, check out the hacks below; among some, search within Google Reader (yeah!) and read native blog posts. Specs FireFox browser Greasemonkey – Allows you to customize the way a webpage displays using small(…)

Ultimate file synchronization between multiple computers

Ultimate file synchronization between multiple computers

My Problem Here is the problem, I want to synchronize files between: Home Desktop (Vista) Home Media Center PC (Vista) Laptop (Vista) Mac Mini (OS X) Some folders I want synced between all computers like My Pictures. Other Folders, I want synced between some machines and have access to from other machines. For example I(…)

Windows Live Writer Image Upload and WordPress (WPMU)

Windows Live Writer Image Upload and WordPress (WPMU)

My previous post http://emad.blogstogo.com/2007/07/19/window-live-writer-and-pictures/ didn’t work right away.  When I tried to post it, I received the error message  Luckily, I found the fix.  The problem was in the wp-includes/class-IXR.php.  At line 138 in function parse, I replaced: $this->message = preg_replace(‘/<\?xml(.*)?\?’.’>/’, ”, $this->message);if (trim($this->message) == ”) {    return false;} with: $rx = ‘/<?xml.*encoding=[\’”](.*?)[\’”].*?>/m’;if (preg_match($rx, $this->message,(…)

Window Live Writer and Pictures

Window Live Writer and Pictures

This is a test of WLW and its image/picture capabilities. I ran the snipping tool. Drew a box around the area I want to snip Pasted the results into Windows Live Writer It pasted this picture I then selected the picture in WLW and selected the Effects tab And added a Watermark “emad.blogstogo.com” Unfortunately, I(…)