Technology

Let’s all stick with Microsoft because this is what we know…

12 Aug, '031 Comment

One of the leading “opposition” newspapers[arabic] published today two big pieces on Linux on page 14 which deals with “technology” and what you get from those articles is the a clear smell that Microsoft or one of its agents has actually written or inspired those articles. The issue is that the Bahraini government, specifically the […]

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Linux Cluster to be established at the UoB

27 May, '030 Comments

from Bahrain Tribune There is a considerable gap between world information-technology literacy levels and Middle Eastern involvement in the field, said experts at a forum on industry-university collaboration on IT which was held yesterday. The opening keynote address was made by Minister of Industry Dr Hassan Fakhro and Dr Diem Ho, IBM university relations manager […]

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Self-destructing DVDs on the way!

18 May, '030 Comments

Disney is supposed to release DVDs for the rental market which are chemically treated to render the disks unreadable after 48 hours from opening the DVD package. The chemically coated DVD surface is red initially but changes colour to black after 48 hours. Aparently no laser can penetrate that layer, hence it will become unusable […]

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How to create a Xaraya Theme

5 May, '0313 Comments

I made over computerpoint.tv in less than a couple of hours, and that included installing Xaraya 0.902, importing the previous PostNuke 0.723 data using import8.php AND creating the theme! Themes with BL are extremely easy. I am sure I haven’t even scratched the surface or capabilities of the BlockLayout templating engine, but I got it […]

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new theme…

5 May, '033 Comments

yep, I’ve finished the first iteration of a new theme for Xaraya inspired by the PBS scientific site Nova and the new Xaraya theme done by Andy V. where I borrowed some of his styles. let me know what you think and if you experience any problems with it… Here’s how I created this theme […]

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