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Upping the speed of top-frog, and a little about the future

I’ve gotten a few comments about the speed of this site in the past. While considering the speed of the line it was being served on, 384Kbps, it wasn’t bad. But I finally got tired of the slow upload speed, for quite a few reasons, and upped the line. I now have a 768Kpbs upload. […]

January 15, 2007 | Web Design & Development | Comments Off on Upping the speed of top-frog, and a little about the future

MySQL speed up tip for OS X

So, while it was nice to have MySQL on my server and on my laptop I had always felt that it was a bit pokey as far as response times go. Turns out I wasn’t wrong. And its easy to fix.

July 12, 2006 | Computers | 2 comments

Don’t pay for that download manager, silly boy!

Not where there’s DownloadThemAll (dTa page at Mozilla Extensions site) available for Firefox. Normally stuff like this would just go in the links, but this is cool enough to dote on for a while.

July 8, 2006 | Computers | 7 comments

Speedier Spotlight searches and exact matches

I just read a "hint" about spotlight for speeding up searching via Spotlight in OS X 10.4 Tiger. It seems that no matter how quickly you type that spotlight will try to make matches as you go along. The hint I read comments that you can copy and paste your search term from another location […]

October 20, 2005 | Computers | 11 comments