NGiNX HTTP Push Module

You’re writing a live-updating web application. Maybe it’s some sort of chat, a multiplayer Flash game, a live feed reader, or maybe it’s a realtime HTCPCP teapot controller. Either way, you won’t have status updates come only when the user refreshes a page, and polling the…

How To CodeIgniter, jQuery & JSON

The following screencast demonstrates how easy it is to develop asynchronous forms posting data which receiving back JASON data from the server by using some of the best frameworks out there, jQuery and CodeIgniter… Reference: http://geekhut.org/2009/06/how-to-codeigniter-jquery-json/

Cloud Security

Security is one of the most often-cited objections to cloud computing; analysts and skeptical companies ask “who would trust their essential data ‘out there’ somewhere?”. The security issues involved in protecting clouds from outside threats are similar to those already facing large datacenters, except that responsibility…

O3D: Google releases 3D API in a Browser Plugin

Google has released O3D, a browser plugin that gives developers a 3D API. It sits at a slightly higher level than other APIs (such as OpenGL / Canvas 3D type implementations) so it will be interesting to see if developers like the higher level abstraction, especially…

ORM with PHP

Yes, in my opinion PHP is still one of the best solution to build complex web 2.0 applications. There are a lot of great PHP Frameworks out there which makes your life easier (Symfony, CakePHP, Codeigniter, and more…). Now you can enjoy 100% Object-relational mapping in…

Transforming your mobile phone into a fully functional callcenter

I was amazed when I saw that the iPhone provides a unix-like terminal. I read this article: http://www.mgamble.ca/oss/iphone_asterisk/ and I realized that asterisk PBX can run on this mobile and handle calls as a typical call center with welcoming messages, ques, rules and so on… What…

The world’s most super-designed data center

This underground data center has greenhouses, waterfalls, German submarine engines, simulated daylight and can withstand a hit from a hydrogen bomb. It looks like the secret HQ of a James Bond villain. And it is real. It is a newly opened high-security data center run by…

Google turns 10, and gives us a nice scrollable timeline

Google has turned 10, and we wanted to celebrate. Soon we will be a teenager 🙂 a Googler said… The site for the Tenth birthday has some nice features, including a scrolling time line of the history that is very Gooey indeed. There are nice subtle…