Code Snippet: Redirect without editing .htaccess file

You need to do a 301 or 302 redirect, but have no access to the server configuration files or the .htaccess file? Unfortunately not all hosters allow you to edit the .htaccess file, where you could easily set a redirect via the line: Redirect /oldpage.html http://www.example.com/newpage.html [R=301,L] I recently had exactly that problem, but PHP […]


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Script for basic WordPress installation, with plugins and themes

For my work I had to make several wordpress installations with the same basic plugins and themes over and over again. Maybe you know that pain in the ass, but I got sick of downloading and extracting all the stuff manually, so I decided to write some handy script to do the job for me. […]


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Actual Google and Twitter trends in a fancy newsticker for your page

Some days ago I posted an article about fetching the actual hot trends from Google. Today, I wrote the TrendFetcher library, a simple PHP class/library, that gives you a nice jquery flavoured “trend ticker” with the latest hot trends from Google, the actual trends from Twitter and some API access.


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Ultimate Top 5 Nerdcore Songs

1. YTCracker – Meganerd 2. Dale Chase – Coder Girl 3. YTCracker – Nerdlife 4. Dual Core – Forever 5. 8 Bit Boys


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The value of Google result positioning

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The ranking on the search result pages (SERPs) was important since usage of search engines became more and more the usual way to surf the web for many people. Webmasters know about the value of being at the Top of the result pages, but do you know how much more traffic you could get, if […]


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Did you know: Google Sets ?

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Today, I discovered another neat little Google suggestion tool, I did not know: Google Sets. The tool offers you the possibility to enter five terms of your choice and it’ll give you a set of suggestions based on the words you entered. You can choose, if you want to get a large set of items […]


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Get latest Hot-Trends from Google with some simple PHP script

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If you run a website it’s essential for you to know about the actual trends on the web, not only to optimize your keywords, but to know what to write about at all. The equation is easy: What people search for is what brings you visitors and visitors are money! But how to know what’s […]


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First steps into Drupal: iTweet Twitter Module

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For my new job I had to get into Drupal, it’s structure, features, so maybe there could be more Drupal stuff here, in the future… For my first approach I created some tiny drupal twitter module that displays the timeline in a block element, called iTweet. You can choose whether to show the timeline of a […]


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Cube (movie) map for Doom 3

Rasco built some single player map for Doom 3 in the style of the cube movie. The nice thing about it: It has no limits because it is scripted. That means you can walk as far as you want.


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3T Update: Version 1.0

Yay! Now, the the first step is done and a computer opponent is added to the game. Next and last step will be the network code. Stay tuned… Download & Project page Windows package: http://threet.googlecode.com/files/3t_winXP_1.0.zip Source package: http://threet.googlecode.com/files/3t_sources_1.0.zip Project page: http://code.google.com/p/threet/ Have fun with the game…


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