10 Dropbox Invites

Just a quick post to say that I have 10 7 dropbox invites I’m willing to give to anyone able to tell me why I should give it away.

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Learning JQuery - Book Review

_Book reviewer Marcos Placona Publisher: Packt. Author(s): Jonathan Chaffer and Karl Swedberg_

JQuery is one of the coolest JavaScript libraries ever released, and has been growing massively on the Web Development scene since it’s release in early 2006. As a big fan of JavaScript libraries, I decided to write this book review.

Learning jQuery” is a great complement to jQuery’s official documentation, having a nice and clean structure all the times within the book

The book is divided in ten very illustrative chapters containing code samples, and excellent comments related to what is being presented. It also assumes that you have never had any contact with jQuery, but have some knowledge of JavaScript.

The chapters are:

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Javascript saves the day again.

As some of you know, one of my hobbies is electronics with micro controller usage, and I happen to use an electronics forum a lot when I’m losing hair excessively.

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Flash player for Linux

They finally made it! Adobe just released the Flash Player for Linux.

Now Linux users can deploy apps using the free Adobe Flex® 2 Software Developers Kit (SDK), Adobe Flash Player 9 and Flex Data Services 2 Express.

All this for free… nothing… nada… niente!

So if you’re using Linux, it’s a must to go to www.adobe.com/go/getflashplayerlinux and download it now!

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Ubuntu Experience

Following the last post about network problems and dodgy Firewalls. This time I decided to install Ubuntu on my laptop. I have to be honest saying that it was my first time installing something *nix.

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