||date: 17:00:52, September 22, 2019
my ip: 188.8.131.52:80 (richiardone.eu)
your ip: 184.108.40.206:54292 ()
|Multilingual text to speech from google||Fri, 7 Feb 14|
|Use the text to speech software from Google Translate. Only one voice but multilingual and very easy.
Simply past in the browser this example:|
http://translate.google.com/translate_tts?tl=en&q="Curse of the Pharaohs"
Change "en" as preferred language ("it", "fr", "es", ...) and text to be read. Voice is promptly downloaded as MP3 file.
|"Sharing is a cultural right, not a market failure"||Thu, 13 Jun 13|
|Interesting article of Philippe Agrain entitled "Sharing is a cultural right, not a market failure"|
|WiFi e locali pubblici in Italia||Sat, 16 Feb 13|
|Un interessante articolo su una domanda ufficiale del FIPE sulla liberalizzazione della connessione WiFi gratuita nei locali pubblici. In pratica i proprietari dei locali non sarebbero responsabili.|
|Remotely PHP archive extract||Tue, 15 Jan 13|
|This thing has just saved my life, the world should know: to extract an archive from a remote web server without ssh access but only a web and php interface, you can use: kickstart!.|
Very useful for kickstart a web server from a zip file.
|ToS||Fri, 24 Aug 12|
|When you register to a website you don't really read the Term of Services?|
A really cool project, ToS;DR, helps everyone to immediately know about the use of you personal data and content. It's a collaborating project, so apply!
|Water cooling huge datacenter||Wed, 22 Aug 12|
|See the Facebook main datacenter cooling system in this gigaom.com article: the entire building is a water cooling system using outside air flowing from one side to the other.
Next step is building a datacenter in northern icy place, in Sweden.
|2011: animated GIF||Wed, 27 Apr 11|
|Believing that GIF was dead in modern times?|
This photographer makes hi-res images with little movement in it, tipical of old times GIF. Cool result.
|ATnT blocks linux users!||Wed, 15 Dec 10|
|The good old times of network indipendence and neutrality are everyday threatened from everywhere. Now this news that the main ISP AT&T is somewhat limiting home users to access internet from operating system different from MS Windows and Apple.|
Really GNU/Linux users are causing trouble to AT&T? is that a joke?
And if you are using (i.e. myself) FreeBSD at home?
Fortunately I don't have AT&T, but I find it unacceptable...
|Berners-Lee about net neutrality||Tue, 23 Nov 10|
|An interesting article of Tim Berners-Lee about the division of Web and Internet and the loosing of Web neutrality and open content, because of the growing of commercial "closed" web-like services.
Read it on Scientific American.|
If interested on the subject, NEXA organise at Turin the annual conference about Internet and society on sunday 27 november.
|I am alive and you are dead||Fri, 22 Oct 10|
|Here you can find an interesting article written by Philip Dick in 1978, about his ideas of science fiction.|
"I am alive and you are dead"