Tag: DevOps

Whois Spam

Danny Wahl's picture Danny Wahl  •   •  DevOps

That’s not a question. It’s a statement, or rather a discovery I made the other day when troubleshooting VPN connectivity issues. whois youtube.com Whois Server Version 2.0 Domain names in the .com and .net domains can now be registered with many

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URL Shorteners & Page Load Speed

Danny Wahl's picture Danny Wahl  •   •  DevOps

URL shorteners are all the rage right now. They make it easy to share links in sites like twitter without blowing your character limit. They make sharing gross long urls easy in email (for the bulk of users that don’t know how to use

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CSS3 Multiple Backgrounds Vs. Transforms

Danny Wahl's picture Danny Wahl  •   •  DevOps, CSS

We all know how multiple backgrounds work, and they’re really neat. Recently I started thinking about being able to use a single image and transforms to simulate some of the multiple background effects. Specifically the one where you want to put the same image

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(Re-)Writing Good Code

Danny Wahl's picture Danny Wahl  •   •  DevOps

A few weeks back I published my qTranslate Missing Link code, what I didn’t say in that post was that that was the 3rd revision of the code. And I mean a real v3.0, not a “let’s call it a new version”

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Playing With userContent.css

Danny Wahl's picture Danny Wahl  •   •  DevOps

Here in China the fact that some websites just are never available (e.g. facebook, youtube, twitter, google+, hulu, etc…) and some sites get blocked intermittently depending on what you’re searching for is a constant source of frustration for me. My typical day looks

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