Archive for the month 'April, 2008'

Wine 0.9.59: Consume with moderation!

The guys at WineHQ have been serving up a lot of new ‘varietals’ of their application in recent months, particularly after receiving sponsorship from Google. With an average of 2 or 3 new upgraded versions per month, the developers released Wine 0.9.57 and 0.9.58 last month, and just yesterday they brought us Wine 0.9.59. For [...]

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WordPress: Hero With Half a Dozen Faces

WordPress is a widely used PHP/MYSQL blog platform or to quote directly from the source: “WordPress is a state-of-the-art semantic personal publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability.” See the OSLiving Archive entry for more information. In Retrospect WordPress (WP) began in 2003 as a fork of the blog engine known [...]

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