From Rome to Arabia with Love: Numeral Conversion in PHP
Andy Bailey answered the age-old question on StackOverflow: How do you convert a Roman numeral into an integer in PHP? And the answer is, drumroll, please…
ApressOpen: Free Ebooks from Apress
Apress is offering free ebooks online. This is not a limited time offer. You can find out more about it on their site. Preliminarily, here are some of the offerings that I found:
Intel’s New Font: Clear Sans
I haven’t any practical knowledge of Intel’s new font Clear Sans, but I never let that keep me from opining. The David Spade in me wants to say: I like Clear Sans, but I liked it better the first time, when it was called Anivers.
Nothing to Hide? Why Encrypt?
My daughter asked me earlier this year, “Papa, if you aren’t doing anything wrong, why do you want to obfuscate your email traffic?” Actually, I am sure that she did not say obfuscate, but her point is the same: If you are not doing anything wrong, why would you want to hide the contents of […]