How China Is Changing Internet

In China, a sheltered internet has given rise to a new breed of app, and American companies are taking notice. What was once known as the land of cheap rip-offs may now offer a glimpse at the future.     Source: The New York Times

Ubuntu servers security: 25 security tools to armor your system

The Ubuntu repositories contain several useful tools for maintaining a secure network and network administration.This security tools include network scanning,attack detection,Virus Detection etc.   1) Wireshark -- network traffic analyzer Wireshark is a network traffic analyzer, or "sniffer", for Unix and Unix-like operating systems. It is used for network troubleshooting, analysis, software and…

MySql: How to build a performant search engine

In content-heavy websites, it becomes increasingly important to provide capable search possibilities to help your users find exactly what they’re looking for. The most obvious solution is searching your MySQL database directly, but implementing a generic MySQL search is not at all trivial. Here’s how to avoid those pitfalls and…

Install Syncthing on Ubuntu 16.04 using Debian Repository

Syncthing is a free continuous file synchronization tool that lets you synchronize your files across desktops, tablets, servers. It’s an open source alternative to the popular BitTorrent Sync (aka btsync) application. The creation, modification or deletion of files on one machine will automatically be replicated to your other devices. Syncthing…

SQLMAP installation and usage in Ubuntu and Kali linux

Let's talk about the penetration testing using one of the KALI linux tool called SQLMAP. What is SQLMAP? sqlmap is an open source penetration testing tool that automates the process of detecting and exploiting SQL injection flaws and taking over of database servers. It is a open source tool to use sql injection…

CSS Flexbox Toolbox: some tools

The CSS3 Flexible Box, or flexbox, is a layout mode providing for the arrangement of elements on a page such that the elements behave predictably when the page layout must accommodate different screen sizes and different display devices. For many applications, the flexible box model provides an improvement over the block model in that it…

CSS-Only Olympic Rings

Inspired by Justin Sepulveda’s CSS Logos and this post on the new Design Informer Forums, we decided to try our hand at creating the Olympic Rings with just CSS and HTML. We realize its simple, but it was fun to figure out the layering and how to do it with just a few elements.  Just having…

Happy 25th birthday WWW !!!

On this day 25 years ago, August 6, 1991, the world's first website went live to the public from a lab in the Swiss Alps. So Happy 25th Birthday, WWW! It's the Silver Jubilee of the world's first website. The site was created by Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the father of the World…


Install Memcache in Ubuntu 16.04

Memcache is an in-memory key-value store that is ideal for speeding up infrastructure. Perhaps a slow operation needs access to rarely-changing data, or files are…

PHP Libraries For Summer 2016

Here are our picks for the 12 most useful and interesting open-source PHP libraries that you should check out this summer!   Monolog With Monolog you can create…

Best tools for creating infographics

Creating infographics using online tools has never been easier. In the last few years some tools have emerged that allow anyone to create great visual content. Whether…

Optimize MySql On Low Memory Servers

Cloud computing makes it very affordable to get your own private virtual server on the Internet. Digital Ocean offers an entry level droplet for USD$5…

The HTML5 Quick Learning Guide

HTML5 syntax is compatible with both HTML4 and XHTML1. Want to close empty elements with a slash? Go for it. Rather not? Then don't. Want…

Best Color Tools of 2015

Creating a colour scheme is essential to good design. We've gathered together some fantastic tools to help you perfect your colour choices. We've make a list…

CSS Animations: the Pocket Guide

With CSS3 we acquire the ability the ability to write behaviors for transitions and animations. Front end developers have been asking for the ability to…

Protect Ubuntu Servers With Fail2Ban

​Servers do not exist in isolation, and those virtual private servers with only the most basic SSH configuration can be vulnerable to brute force attacks.…

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