CDAX ticker gone crazy.

Sept. 30, 2010, 2:08 p.m. lame

The Colombo Stock Exchange is open from 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM each day. Then why did the CDAX online trading software's ticker continue to run well past the closing time on the 24th? I will tell you why; because this system is not real time and this software is written in Java. I've blogged about ...

Geek Porn : Unpacking a Macbook Pro.

Sept. 28, 2010, 12:45 p.m. unboxing

Unboxing a Core i7 Macbook Pro. It's not mine but my father (I've sworn not to by another mac). He got it early August to replace his old Macbook which got toasted. I had the pleasure of unboxing it but forgot to blog about it till now. So for the first time in a long time, someone in the family ...

A few rewrite rules

Sept. 23, 2010, 1:17 a.m. security , Wordpress

Once upon a long ago it didn't matter whether your site was www.raditha.com or just plain old raditha.com then along came Google Pagerank. Your website being accessible with or without the www could mean that your Pagerank isĀ dividedĀ amongst two sites. Even though Google itself advised that website ...

Going to the tweet up with dad.

Sept. 17, 2010, 9:39 a.m. twitter

The first ever tweetup in Sri Lanka was held nearly a month ago. So why the hell am I writing about it now? and why the hell did I go there with my dad? TweetupSL name tagsThe answer to the first question is that I am lazy and had plenty of other things to do the past few weeks (Make it the past two ...