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12 Fun Hacks for Getting More Out of YouTube

12 Fun Hacks for Getting More Out of YouTube
There's no doubt that plain old YouTube can be tons of fun, but when you get bored of watching clips the traditional way, there are a ton of sites that can help enhance the experience. Whether you want to view a video with a far-away friend, compare two clips, or find more interesting ways of browsing and sharing, there are plenty of options out there. The web community is known for creating hacks that improve your surfing experience; now we've dug into some of those tools and hacks built around YouTube. Have a look through our 10 choices and let us know of any other YouTube mashups, hacks, or similar sites and services you've used. We'd love to hear about them in the comments below. 1. This site features a super-simple premise. 2. DragonTape allows you to remix YouTube videos into a seamless mixtape. 3. This "mashup helper" exists "because you have better things to do than work." 4. 5. Enter your choice of keywords into this site and it will create an infinite playlist based on them. 6.

Xournal User's manual Xournal User's Manual Version 0.4.8 Xournal is an application for notetaking, sketching, keeping a journal using a stylus. Xournal can be downloaded at or Xournal aims to provide superior graphical quality (subpixel resolution) and overall functionality; however various advanced features have not been implemented yet. Table of contents Getting started Xournal's user interface is (hopefully) intuitive, and if you don't run into installation or tablet calibration issues, you'll probably be able to start taking notes without referring to this manual. Refer to the next few sections of this manual for more information about the various functionalities. The drawing and selection tools The pen The pen is the default drawing tool in Xournal. The eraser The eraser lets you erase what you have drawn. Standard mode (default): the eraser deletes portions of strokes previously drawn using the pen or the highlighter. The ruler

Google Guide Quick Reference: Google Advanced Operators (Cheat Sheet) The following table lists the search operators that work with each Google search service. Click on an operator to jump to its description — or, to read about all of the operators, simply scroll down and read all of this page. The following is an alphabetical list of the search operators. This list includes operators that are not officially supported by Google and not listed in Google’s online help. Each entry typically includes the syntax, the capabilities, and an example. allinanchor: If you start your query with allinanchor:, Google restricts results to pages containing all query terms you specify in the anchor text on links to the page. Anchor text is the text on a page that is linked to another web page or a different place on the current page. allintext: If you start your query with allintext:, Google restricts results to those containing all the query terms you specify in the text of the page. allintitle: allinurl: In URLs, words are often run together. author: cache: define: ext: group:

How I stopped missing Darcs and started loving Git About three years ago, I switched to Darcs as my primary source-code management system. It was simple, intuitive, and powerful, and it made managing my projects more fun and less frustrating than any centralized VCS ever had. That it was written in Haskell, one of my favorite programming languages, made it even better. I was hooked. Since then, the distributed SCM landscape has changed. When I started working for a new company recently, I had to consider whether to advocate Darcs or something else. After researching and playing around with Git and Mercurial, I settled on Git. Missing Darcs When I started using Git on real projects, the one thing I really missed was the ability to easily amend earlier patches, something Darcs made trivial. Checkout copy of upstream code base.Implement feature X.Commit.Implement independent feature Y.Commit.Implement independent feature Z.Commit.Push new features back upstream. That’s it. Learning to love Git The git rebase —interactive command is powerful.

Sending Email with Perl Best Practice by Frank Wiles Forward If you are a spammer or otherwise send unsolicited bulk Email, please stop reading this article now. This article has been specially crafted to work poorly for spamming*. Do everyone on the Internet a favor and find another way of making your living. I firmly believe there is a special section of Hell reserved for your kind. Intro One of the best things about programming in Perl is that there is more than one way to do it ( aka TIMTOWTDI ), but the sheer number of available options often confuses new programmers. There are about 937 different ways to send Email with Perl. shelling out to /usr/sbin/sendmail writing my own in-house modules using Net::SMTP directly when the application did not need to send attachments using MIME::Lite when I did need to include attachments I recently re-evaluated how I send Email and I've fully switched to using MIME::Lite::TT::HTML, in my opinion this is the best all around Email tool available from CPAN today. It allows you to:

Git - Fast Version Control System $ command line cheat sheets reCAPTCHA Mailhide: Free Spam Protection Tired of spam? reCAPTCHA Mailhide helps you protect your inbox by asking people to solve a reCAPTCHA before they can view your email address. The reCAPTCHA can only be solved by humans, so this stops spammers from gaining access to your email address through automated programs. Here is an example: john... Enter an email address and we'll give you HTML code that requires users to solve a reCAPTCHA before they can see the address. Are you running a web application that lists users' email addresses? Get an API Key.

Collaborative Github Workflow - eqqon From eqqon Typical distributed setup of git repositories for collaboration on a github hosted project. The dots are repositories, the lines between them indicate that one repository has been cloned from another. The forks are initially created by cloning from the main repository and the private repos are clones from the public ones on github. Collaboration on Github is not complicated but also not intuitively clear for beginners because not all parts of the workflow are incorporated into the Github user interface. The example This description uses the project GitSharp as example. The main repository also called the upstream branch is henon/GitSharp. Contributor's Workflow Getting Started Overview Fork Install tools like git itself (if not yet done) Clone Start coding ;) Commit early and commit often Ignore the Github Fork Queue Fork Say you want to start contributing to a project on github. Install Git Tools (Windows) Clone git clone Start Coding!