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  • Inveis.com .cn domain scam

  • Today I received the following email from [email protected]

    [Note: If you also received this email, it’s spam, my advice is to delete it!]

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  • 10 reasons why phpBB3 sucks!

  • I've been using phpBBv2 for a long while now, on quite a few sites for one reason and another. I like phpBB because it's simple to use, for both users and admin. Things like the “ego search” are features I wouldn't want to live without.

    phpBBv2 was great, things like the templates, and installing mods was much to be desired, however workarounds appeared and we got used to dealing with them.

    Upon the announcement that phpBB3 was coming out I got excited. Now usually I wait until the first bug fix release comes out before I start using the product, however I wanted to start a new forum, so instead of installing phpBB2 I decided to try phpBB3

    This is what I found…

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  • Adding table controls and support to TinyMCE in WordPress

  • One thing wordpress has always lacked is the ability to handle tabular data. This is not because it can't handle it, after all it's only HTML, but the problem is that by default the setup does NOT include tablecontrols in it's TinyMCE setup.

    Here’s what you need to do to get table controls added into WordPress’s TinyMCE…

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  • Missing accessories shortcuts from start menu on Windows XP

  • I'm currently using a computer that has the “Remote Desktop Connection” icon missing, in fact the whole of the “Communications” directory is missing! Oh no… Never fear…

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  • eCommerce shopping cart software

  • So you've got a shop, or perhaps a new product range and you want to build a website so you can sell online.

    What you need is some kind of web based eCommerce shopping cart system, the question is which?

    I decided to build a short list of web based eCommerce shopping cart software out there.

    The scenario is this, you have a client who wants an eCommerce solution, they are paying you, but not nearly enough, you’re doing this as more of a favour. You started to develop a solution for them, but felt their feedback wasn’t sufficient which would ultimately lead to missing things out, and it probably wasn’t worth it anyway. What is needed is a base platform to build upon.

    The rules are this, it must be open source, and it must work out of the box.

    Please remember, this is based purely on my options, by all means, take them on board, and form your own options.

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