I heard this morning that Adobe are to Acquire Macromedia for $3.4 Billion. Adobe, whose products include the industry standard graphics software, Photoshop, and the pdf format, will now own the Flash format and add the standard web page editor Dreamweaver and graphics packages Fireworks and Freehand to its offerings. While I’ve no gripe with… Continue reading Will Adobe buying Macromedia lead to Fireworks?
if you are waiting for domain name details to propagate, but need to test the site that will use that domain now, there is an easy way around this. you can just hard code the new dns settings locally on your machine. to do this in windows xp, open C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\DRIVERS\ETC\HOSTS and add a line of… Continue reading test domain while it is resolving
having luckily acquired a laptop recently, i’m having great fun installing lots of stuff 😉 remembering the first time i set up a web server on my pc still makes me shiver but i’m not sure why since it’s really straightforward! if you’re involved in any sort of server side scripting, it’s definitely worth while… Continue reading setting up apache web server on xp