2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 9,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 3 sold-out performances for that many […]

20GB of free Cloud Storage:Copy.com

Hi, I would like to inform you of a relatively new cloud storage service called “Copy.com” launched by Barracuda Networks a well known network and anti-spam security player in the market. They give you a free account of 15GB with an extra space of 5GB if you register through a referral link (like mine here). For each […]

OpenDDS Java Binding Developer Guide Example error

Following the OpenDDS Developer’s Guide – Chapter 11 I ran into an error like this: Using …/ACE_wrappers/bin/MakeProjectCreator/config/MPC.cfg CIAO_ROOT was used in the configuration file, but was not defined. Generating ‘gnuace’ output using default input Skipping Foo (Foo.mpc), it requires java. Generation Time: 1s I have solved following the suggestion from a post on sourceforge tracker […]

Try new GMail Navigation Menu

If you would like to try the new GMail Navigation Menu and you are not yet receiving the update you can force it by changing the content of the google cookie. If you use Chrome, Firefox, Safari or Internet Explorer 8+, open google.com in a new tab, load Chrome’s JavaScript console (Ctrl+Shift+J), Firefox’s Web Console […]