Uninstall “Microsoft .Net Framework Assistent” Firefox add-on

Windows Update comes with a sort of surprise this time for us firefox users. Microsoft .Net Framework 3.5 SP1 installs an extension named “Microsoft .Net Framework Assistant 1.0“. The add-on adds support for “Clickonce” and the ability to report installed .Net versions to the web server. Well, I suppose you neither like Microsofts way to […]

Workaround: Unavailable Widgets in WordPress Admin Panel

This is a simple workaround for widgets which seem to be unavailable in your WordPress admin panel. When I started using my latest theme “Green Park 2“, I encountered a really nasty bug in WordPress 2.7. If you use a theme with two or more available sidebars and within each sidebar one or more widgets […]

For Developers, Designers and OpenWeb Guys

A linkdump, for Developers, Designers & OpenStandardGuys Feedmyapp – Your Daily Web 2.0 Sites Dose “Feedmyapp is a Web 2.0 Directory with the best and latest web 2.0 sites and web 2.0 applications.” OpenID Best Practices – Yahoo! Developer Network “Yahoo! conducted usability studies in July 2008 to understand the Yahoo! user experience while navigating […]

Speedup eclipse – startup on windows

Just a reminder for myself, but I like to share it here. I really disliked eclipse, because it needs more than a minute to start up on my system. My colleague Tim pointed me to a tip to speedup eclipse on a windows xp machine. What should i say – its running way faster now.