Time for change.

March 27, 2007, 7:38 p.m. web 0.8

It's about time that this site had a new look. The last face lift was more than two years ago. ...

CDAX on Mac OS X

March 27, 2007, 6:21 a.m.

The CDAX software which provides direct access to the Colombo Joke Exchange, picked itself off the ground towards late aftenoo yesterday. I suspect the blank screens were due largely to bugs at the server rather than in the client sofware. Yesterday was significant day for the market. Not just becau ...

Direct Access to the Colombo Joke Exchange.

March 26, 2007, 12:18 a.m.

CDAX; The Colombo Direct Access system; provides online trading facilities at the Colombo Stock Exchange (which should really be called the Colombo Joke Exchange).They have released a new version (6.0) of CDAX, as often happens with software, the new version is worse than the old. They have not fixe ...

Pegasus on Linux.

March 20, 2007, 6:48 a.m.

Once upon a long ago, I was a windows user. Thunderbird had not yet been imagined. Netscape had a near monopoly on the browser market. Eudora was everyone's favourite mail client but it wasn't mine. I was a Pegasus mail user. It was and still is a lovely piece of software. Unfortunately it isn't ava ...

Adobe LightRoom a Disapointment.

March 19, 2007, 5:16 a.m. Macbook , photography

I download and tested adobe lightroom on my macbook and was wowed by it. I was pretty certain that I would obtain a license for it when the product was commercially released. But the commercial release had a few change notes and I decided to try the full release (version 1.0) to see what those chang ...

Apple shooting wild.

March 16, 2007, 8:52 a.m.

Microsoft's launch of Vista has given apple a fine marketing opportunity but they don't seem to be grabbing it.I was on the phone with a scientist friend of mine. She wants to buy a new notebook and I suggested a macbook. She wasn't too keen to do that because she is used to Windows XP! Then I told ...

Adbrite Jaded.

March 9, 2007, 8:44 a.m. web 0.8

Jaded. Already. It has taken me less than 24 hours to be thoroughly disappointed with Adbrite. My website does not show up on the adbrite directory yet. Good thing too. I'd rather not be lumped with the junk that's listed on it. Now don't you go thinking that it's a story of sour grapes.; you can ch ...

Bye Adsense, Hello Adbrite.

March 8, 2007, 3:24 a.m. web 0.8

I have been disapointed with Adsense for a long time but like most other people on the same boat persisted with them for lack of anything better. But not anymore.A couple of days ago, I was browsing through the amazon web services site when I came across what they billed as a success story; Adbrite. ...

Four Years of Innovation.

March 6, 2007, 10:19 p.m.

Rad Inks celebrated it's fourth birthday yesterday. Has it been that long? wow. One thing for sure, we have changed the way files are uploaded! The most popular amongst our products is without doubt Rad Uploadl thedrag and drop file upload applet.With Rad Upload, visitors to a website simply drag an ...

Puppy Linux on a Macbook.

March 6, 2007, 5:24 a.m. Macbook

After downloading and burning the pupply linux ISO on a disk, I tried to boot my macbook with it. It was a roaring success and started up with out any glitches even though forcing the macbook to boot from the CD was another matter all together.I had read a lot of cock and bull about pressing various ...