February 3, 2007

Building Category Cloud for MovableType

Here is a nice trick how to build category cloud for your MovableType blog. No plugins required, just past this snippet into your template. <div class="side" id="CategoryCloud" style="line-height:1.6em;"> <MTCategories show_empty="0"> <a href="<$MTCategoryArchiveLink$>" class="<$MTCategoryCount$>"><$MTCategoryLabel$></a> </MTCategories> <script type="text/javascript"> e = document.getElementById("CategoryCloud").getElementsByTagName("A"); for(i=0; i < e.length; i++) { if(e[i].className != "") { t ...

February 1, 2007

Blooming times

It's blooming time in Israel. Really nice around. My favorite time. The photos are taken by Alenka, my wife. I think she's outgrown out little Canon S70 and needs some SLR camera. Anybody has any advices for buying first digital SLR thing? ...

January 30, 2007

Microsoft to implement XSLT 2.0

Now it's official, from the Microsoft XML Team: Our users have made it very clear that they want an XSLT 2.0 implementation once the Recommendation is complete.   A team of XSLT experts is now in place to do this, the same people who have been working on  the XSLT enhancements ...

January 29, 2007

PDF to be ISO standard too

Today's news from Adobe: SAN JOSE, Calif. — Jan. 29, 2007 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced that it intends to release the full Portable Document Format (PDF) 1.7 specification to AIIM, the Enterprise Content Management Association, for the purpose of publication by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO ...

January 28, 2007

Disturbing: MySpace and Go-Daddy DoS Security Site

This is disturbing story. An evil person doing phishing collected 56,000 MySpace user names and passwords and posted them to the "Full-Disclosure" mail list, which is open "unmoderated mailing list for the discussion of security issues" everybody can subscribe to. Now, of course the mail list is open and is archived ...