It happened to me several times to encounter a tedious bug on my iPhone. Suddenly, with no apparent reason, every non native application crashes immediately after the launch. A reboot in this case doesn’t help. The native applications (mail, safari, settings, etc) simply work fine. I’ve just realized that an update of ANY existing application … Continue reading
Imagine that you’re using Emacs and you have a list of items that you would like to convert into a numbered list. We’re going from: first second third To: 1. first 2. second 3. third Obviously, there are many ways to achieve this, but one is to use the Emacs Keyboard Macro Counter. Put the … Continue reading
Google has just released a series of really interesting tips for Gmail. Some of them look extremely cool: Are you already using the full power of Gmail?
In the past month, people were wondering about the reason behind a strange hidden feature of the Google search engine. In fact, when clicking on the I’m feeling lucky button without inserting anything in the search box, a countdown to the new year’s eve was shown. Obviously, people were expecting some great surprise from Google for … Continue reading
A couple of weeks ago, I decided to use Gmail as SMTP server to send emails from my Joomla website. Here is explained what I did to make everything working. First of all, I edited my configuration.php file to contain the following settings: var $mailer = ‘SMTP Server’; var $mailfrom = ‘MY_GMAIL_ADDRESS’; var $smtpauth = ‘1’; … Continue reading
Are you pulling from a Mercurial repository and it’s taking too long? Do you want to know which files are being pulled into your local machine? Did you try hg –verbose pull and it didn’t help? Then, try the following: hg –debug -v pull Cheers.
After upgrading my OS to Snow Leopard, the system asked for a file named “System Events.app”. You can find it under: System/Library/CoreService/System Events.app Enjoy!