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The End of Ubuntu One and Some Alternatives

On Wednesday, April 2nd, it was announced on the Canonical Blog that the Ubuntu One service would be shutting down. Some assumed it was an April Fools joke until Friday when an email was sent to notify the rest of … Continue reading

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Using Dropbox as a Repo: A Simple Cheat Sheet

Many people use Dropbox as a git repository. And why not? It’s compatible across many different platforms, a secure cloud storage service, and easy to setup and begin using immediately. I use it the most when switching between operating systems … Continue reading

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Parse an Array as a String with PHP

Recently I found myself needing to quickly parse an associative array as a string to use in a logging function. I wanted minimal lines and to keep it simple. Using two PHP functions, http_build_query() and str_replace(), and a little fiddling … Continue reading

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Easiest Netbeans 7.3 and Java JDK Install Possible

I recently had to re-install my operating system, Ubuntu 12.04, this weekend. In doing so, I had to also re-install all of my development tools, including the Netbeans IDE and the Java JDK. Netbeans requires the use of the Java … Continue reading

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Using the Directory Iterator Class for Log Files

My favorite use of the Directory Iterator class is cycling through a logs directory. Sometimes I use it when I have a huge directory full of things I need to get a quick look at. Setting up the class to … Continue reading

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