Category: Web

Script for Downloading Images and Links From a Web Page

There are occasions when an individual might wish to download any or all of the images that may be linked from a web page, such as when there is a thumbnail image that is linked to a larger version of the same image (view an example of one such page).  Perhaps too, an individual might…


Collaborative Text Editing With EtherPad

Recently, I have become aware of a really neat online collaboration tool called EtherPad. EtherPad is a tool that allows you and many other participants to collaborate in the creation/modification of a text document. It’s much like working in Notepad, Gedit, Kate, or any of the other basic text editors, but what makes it different…


WordPress Upgrade

Just upgraded from 2.1.2 to 2.6.5.  Had to blow out some of the cob webs, but all seems to be fine.  Will try to post here more often. Also, I enabled reCaptcha, which I like because when you translate the image, you are helping to digitize books that have been scanned in.  Cool!  Captcha images…


TwEEt!

Recently I attended a conference in Raleigh-Durham.  The topic of “social networking” seemed to be on everyone’s minds, including services such as Twitter, Second Life, del.icio.us, Facebook, MySpace, and more. Social Bookmarks: I can see the benefit of creating social bookmarks and using a service such as del.icio.us.  By creating a searchable bookmarks page online, …