Friday, September 16, 2005

fireFTP... Oh Great people of Mozilla (and other delevopers!)

It is here and has been and will be. (Mozilla) offers a plugin for their own FireFox Browser that allows Browser FTP just like I.E. does. But in my eyes, Better!

Something that has been long awaited for Cha! Presents us with fireFTP. Check it out for your selves!

Must have FireFox installed!
Install 0.88.3beta (English - only 60KB!)

  • Features include:
    • Any operating system: Windows, Macintosh, and Linux
    • Compact: only 70KB in size!
    • Resuming: resume broken downloads
    • Tabbed Transferring: use fireFTP in a Firefox tab
    • Passive/Active Mode: support for both modes of transfers
    • Proxy Support: proxies aren't a problem (SOCKS only)
    • And best of all: it's FREE!

Wednesday, September 14, 2005

Finally a game for programmers... C-JUMP

c-jump: Ski & Snowboard Race boardgame. Discover fundamentals of computer programming by playing a board game!
c-jump helps children to learn basics of programming languages, such as C, C++ and Java. This is great. and for 30 bucks ($US) you can not go wrong.

By moving around the board , entering loops, branching under conditional and switch statements, the players gain physical experience of a complete program. Understanding of the internal action of a computer is essential to understanding what software is. Static program causes dynamic process in the computer. By playing the game, players see this process as physical and spacial motion.

You can buy it from the site or from