Web2Py is a nice Python framework for rapid development of web-based applications. I’ve been using it quite a bit in the past two years, and got accostumed to the ease and quickness of development with it.
Recently I’ve been tasked with the rewrite of a big PHP-based website, with an existing huge database [...]
In my free time I like to hang out on a particular IRC channel, where we occasionally play some simple games. One of our favorite was Uno, a simple mIRC script that hosted Uno games. Since it is a mIRC script, it’s difficult to keep on the channel all the time, so I decided to [...]
It was a great surprise when I got the news that my humble Firefox Mobile (aka Fennec) add-on was among the ten best add-ons submitted for the challenge, especially since I saw that there are some really great and innovative creations emerging in the AMO site.
I never won anything worth mentioning, so it will [...]
If you’ve been working a lot or are under a lot of stress (kids, too many hours, responsible position, people complaining to you a lot) your mind may simply be locked up. This is a panic reaction, a last defense mechanism for a mind running with hormonal imbalances. It will mean your cortisol is too high early on, then drops off at the time you need it most. Your body’s stress response is worn out and depleted and needs time to regenerate. That’s why burn-out victims are usually told to go home and do nothing for a year. It takes a LOT of time.