Archive for July, 2008

85 Famous Works of Art ‘Improved’ via Modern Technology

Posted in Design on July 30, 2008 by v1ruz

A photoshop contest.

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More Call of Duty 4 game modes!!!

Posted in xbox on July 29, 2008 by v1ruz

After a lot of fan feedback and testing, it seems Infinity Ward are finally going to give us some new playlists to get our frag on.

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An Introduction to the Linux Command Line

Posted in Linux/Unix on July 29, 2008 by v1ruz

A command line is a method of interacting with your computer that involves typing commands (that is, words and phrases that have meaning to the computer) to make it do things. Command line interfaces replaced punch card systems back in the 1950’s and subsequently made room for GUIs.

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Anatomy of The Linux Kernel

Posted in Linux/Unix on July 29, 2008 by v1ruz

The Linux kernel is the core of a large and complex operating system, and while it’s huge, it is well organized in terms of subsystems and layers. In this article, you explore the general structure of the Linux kernel and get to know its major subsystems and core interfaces. The Linux kernel is over 6 million lines of code…

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5 rules of variable naming

Posted in Developing on July 28, 2008 by v1ruz

“When I was at uni some 10 years back now, I remember one of my lecturers telling me not to make variable names too long because you would get “pain in your fingers”.”

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Top 10 Concepts That Every Software Engineer Should Know

Posted in Developing, Software on July 24, 2008 by v1ruz

Beyond the basic methods, there are concepts that good software engineers know about. These transcend programming languages and projects – they are not design patterns, but rather broad areas that you need to be familiar with. The top 10 concepts are:

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New Xbox LIVE: New dashboard, new features, focus on casual.

Posted in xbox on July 15, 2008 by v1ruz

It’s official, the New Xbox LIVE is at hand. It releases this holiday season, and will completely makeover our beloved service for the casual gamer.

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