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Gmail smtp down?

Today my mail client would not send email via gmail smtp. Thunderbird kept asking for my smtp password – I thought that gmail smtp server must be done. It turned out I had to unlock my account! Why – I still have to figure that out.

By jason, ago
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Super-cheap website setup

I managed to get my pluis.com.au website set up for the grand total of $25.98 – for two years! Domain Registration $25.98 for two years smartyhost Web hosting $free 0lx.net Email $free Google Apps (just the email portion) Why so cheap? Freebies. I stumbled across an article on IT Wire Read more…

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xkcd

I read every comic strip at xkcd today. Very funny – mostly weird, but in a good nerdy weird way. Examples: I think the next one is my all time favourite:

By jason, ago
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Code Snippet Libraries

From a internet/slashdot binge session I ended up at a few code snippet library sites. Most coders are lazy, and hate re-inventing the wheel. These sites could help… http://www.koders.com/ http://www.codefetch.com/ http://www.codase.com/ http://snippets.dzone.com/

By jason, ago