Monthly archives: February, 2012

University-level education online

University-level education online Early days as yet. Udacity believe university-level education can be both high quality and low cost. Using the economics of the Internet, they’ve connected some of the greatest teachers to hundreds of thousands of students all over the world

Apple 25 billion apps!

Apple 25 billion apps! “Download the 25 billionth app and you could win a US$10,000 App Store Gift Card.” There are a couple sites that have been set up to assist you in finding the right time to purchase the 25 billionth app. RoniKnows WebShopToGo TemporaryFix

Impersonate a US internet address

Impersonate a US internet address This trick is not likely to work for every site that blocks non-US viewers, but appears to satisfy most. You will first require the add-ons for Chrome (ModHeader) or Firefox (Modify Headers), of course you will need to have one of those browsers installed first. Header Name: X-Forwarded-ForHeader Value: …

Statistics software for OS X

Statistics software for OS X Data manipulation in a spreadsheet can only get you so far. You could resort to a programming language like Python, but when it comes to some basic analysis then you will need statistics software. The Mac has some excellent statistics software packages available and many are free. Check out …