Sunday, March 30, 2008
Friday, March 28, 2008
Geonames CCK and Geomap | groups.drupal.org: "geomap - Generate Google maps from Geo Microformat data embedded in a page & geonames_cck - A CCK content type with disambiguation makeing use of the geonames api" & geo - Microformats: "geo (pronounced 'gee-oh') is a simple format for marking up WGS84 geographic coordinates (latitude; longitude), suitable for embedding in HTML or XHTML, Atom, RSS, and arbitrary XML. geo is a 1:1 representation of the 'geo' property in the vCard standard (RFC2426) in HTML, one of several open microformat standards."
Now on Drupal - HamptonRoads.com and PilotOnline.com | groups.drupal.org: "A few notes on the most significant custom work we did..."
GREAT TIPS - Improving Drupal's page loading performance | Wim Leers (via Moving JS to the Bottom of the Page | groups.drupal.org)
Slides and Audio for Achieving Optimal MySQL Performance For Drupal | groups.drupal.org: Drupal Performance Agency | Tag1 Consulting, Inc.:
- Performance checklist: The performance checklist is designed to help you define an effective strategy for scaling your Drupal powered website.
- Page Load Time Worksheet: The page load time worksheet will help you to isolate and fix bottlenecks affecting your page load times.
- MySQL Tuning Worksheet: The MySQL worksheet will help you to monitor your MySQL database to isolate and fix performance bottlenecks.
- InnoDB Performance Worksheet: The InnoDB worksheet will help you to improve performance of MySQL's InnoDB engine.
- Load testing worksheet: This worksheet examines some of the popular methods of load testing Drupal installations.
- Optimal MySQL Performance for Drupal: Slides from an online presentation. (Audio available in [ogg] and [mp3] format)
Why can't I find my Outlook mail?: "Google Desktop should automatically find your mail. If it's not, here are a few possible explanations and solutions:" & Why can't I find all my .pst files or archived mail?: "To index additional .pst files, you need to first open them within Outlook and then re-install Google Desktop."
Moving Fast: Messaging and Notifications | Development Seed: "Some time ago we released the Notifications and Messaging packages as two handy and flexible frameworks to handle user subscriptions, notifications, and multiple messaging methods."
Thursday, March 27, 2008
Wednesday, March 26, 2008
Tuesday, March 25, 2008
Monday, March 24, 2008
Internet Relay Chat: an intro to Miranda IM (Windows) and Colloquy (Mac OS X) | groups.drupal.org: "ChatZilla extension for Firefox" (ChatZilla FAQ) & How to effectively use IRC | drupal.org
Sunday, March 23, 2008
Upgrading from Drupal 4.7 to Drupal 5 - Google Search leads to: Customization - Tutorials, HowTo and Snippets » Videos and slides » Drupal 5 - Overview, Installation & Upgrading: Upgrading to Drupal 5 | drupal.org, ... & AOL Videos: Video: Upgrading from Drupal 4.7.x to Drupal 5.x , Upgrading from Drupal 5.x to Drupal 6.x & Upgrading from Drupal 4.6.6 to Drupal 4.7
Drupal Podcast No. 56: DrupalCon Wrap Up | Lullabot: Drupal MAO - videos from Drupal community & south by southwest festivals + conferences - 2008 Coverage Podcasts & Drupal Modules - Search, Rate, and Review Drupal Modules & Drupal Testing & State of Drupal presentation (March 2008) | Dries Buytaert as PDF & The documentation March 2008 Archive by thread: #drupal-docs on freenode is new IRC channel for docs
Saturday, March 22, 2008
Parsing Yahoo Pipes JSON Feeds with jQuery: "This first thing I did was to create a Drupal News Pipe that aggregates 5 Drupal related RSS feeds. This Yahoo Pipe is derived from Harry Slaughter's pipe called Drupal News but uses less and partly different data sources and does not exclude feeds based on word filters."
Writing geocoded distance queries » Jonas Maurus’ maurus.net: "So, for the sake of your convenience I'll post my code for accessing the Google Geocoder API from PHP. For my convenience, I opted to use JSON output, using the excellent PEAR Services_JSON-library to quickly parse Google's answer in PHP. If you're a bit sadistic and loathe yourself, you can also use the great abomination that is PHP's XML support... This has been discussed in detail on the excellent MySQL performance blog..."
Thursday, March 20, 2008
Tuesday, March 18, 2008
Add Data to Google Spreadsheets Using Forms: "You can create forms from spreadsheets or using this URL. To keep track of your forms, add this gadget to iGoogle. I created a form that lets you add your favorite Google service (the form has a public page that I embedded below) and here's the entire spreadsheet with all the answers."
Monday, March 17, 2008
SAMIE - Simple Automation Module For Internet Explorer (S.A.M. for I.E.) is a Perl module (SAM.pm) that allows a user to automate Internet Explorer. This free tool is designed for quality assurance engineers that need to run automated tests for their browser applications.
Sunday, March 16, 2008
Google Directory - Computers: Internet/E-mail/Spam/Filtering (see Internet/E-mail/Spam) & Software/Internet/Servers/Mail/Spam Filtering & Software/Internet/Clients/Mail/Windows/Tools/Spam Filtering (POPFile) & Software/Freeware/Internet/E-mail (older but still good: SpamBayes)
While surfing the Web my TV was on and I saw P90X infomercial. Couldn't resist no to Google for it, and here is what I found on Amazon: Customer Reviews: P90X Extreme Home Fitness with Tony Horton - Set of 13 DVDs
Drupal for Facebook | drupal.org: "This set of modules and themes turns Drupal into a platform for developing Facebook Applications... Check out the screencasts of Drupal for Facebook to get some idea of what it does and how to set it up." & Drupal for Facebook (fb) | drupal.org
Sunday, March 09, 2008
Friday, March 07, 2008
“Google Calendar Sync” Lets You Sync with Outlook Calendar: "Once installed, you’ll be able to set options, such as the sync frequency and the direction of information flow. You can have either a two-way sync whereby the two calendars sync with eachother, or a one-way sync for either Google to sync with Outlook or Outlook to sync with Google."
Wednesday, March 05, 2008
US FDA/CFSAN - Questions and Answers on the Occurrence of Benzene in Soft Drinks and Other Beverages: See also Data on Benzene in Soft Drinks and Other Beverages, including product names and benzene levels.
Drupal project: FeedAPI playground (via Migrate Your Aggregator From Leech to FeedAPI This Weekend | Development Seed)
Building Open Source Applications for OLPC with Drupal | Development Seed (One Laptop Per Child)
Tuesday, March 04, 2008
Google Code FAQ - Creating a User-Contributed Map with PHP and Google Spreadsheets & Developer's Guide: PHP - Google Spreadsheets Data API - Google Code & Exhibit/How to make an exhibit from data fed directly from a Google Spreadsheet - SIMILE & Google Spreadsheets Data API - Google Code: Tasty Data Goodies - Swivel & YouTube - GoogleDevelopers's Channel