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How to charge the new iPad faster

Recently I bought a brand new iPad 3. It’s an amazing device and I use it frequently for quickly checking my e-mail, reading articles on websites such as Hackernews. Another cool feature is the App Store, which has thousands of … Continue reading

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Mythbusters s10e08 download

I’m a fan of the Mythbusters show. I cannot watch the episodes on tv because I do not live in the States. It seems like the Mythbusters s10e08 episode, Bouncing Bullet has not aired yet. So for anyone looking for … Continue reading

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How to delete all pyc files from a project

In a Django project that I am working on I needed to remove all the pyc files from a project. cd into the directory where you want to remove the pyc files and do the following: find . -name "*.pyc" … Continue reading

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Get the week number with JavaScript – update

Hey guys, Just wanted to let you know that I have found a better way to find the week number with javascript for a date. I pulled this gem from the datejs source: function getWeek (getdate) { var a, b, … Continue reading

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MSN / Live Messenger – How to fix error 80072efd

I use Windows Live Messenger ( also known as MSN Live Messenger ) often for instant messaging. The other day I got the “80072efd” error. Luckily, I found a few things you need to check to get MSN Live Messenger … Continue reading

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Windows XP Update – Fix error 80070420

A few days ago, I was updating Windows XP and got the Windows Update error 80070420. Here is a method on how to fix it. Take the following steps: Go to Start, Control Panel Open Add / Remove Programs Search … Continue reading

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Windows Vista Update – Error 8024D00F

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iSlsk – Your Firewire GUID couldn’t be recognized and therefore music importing will not be available

iSlsk is a great app for the iPhone that enables you to use p2p on your iPhone. You can use it to download music to your phone. I installed it through Installer.app, but I a got an error message when … Continue reading

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On writing software

Is there something like a “programmers block” ? If there is, I’m sure experiencing one lately. I guess every programmer knows this. You wrote a piece of code and the following day you want to change it. The next day … Continue reading

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Get the week number with JavaScript

Update: I have found a better way to get the week number with JavaScript here. A few days ago I needed to code a little calendar in JavaScript. While I was doing this, I needed a piece of code to … Continue reading

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