How to “privatize” Wikipedia?
Many probably know that the entire Wikipedia extensive text base is periodically stored in the form of dumps, which are always available for free download and use. And if you…

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Is your site popular? Five parameters for a quality interface
1. Compliance with the uniform style of the site on all its pages This simple measure will not only give recognition to the style of your site, it will instill…

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What is the best way to download files - torrent or from file hosting?
Often there are disputes on the Internet about how to download files better - using a torrent tracker or file sharing. Let's figure out what a torrent tracker is. This…

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How many holidays are in the calendar of IT people?

January 27th
• International Day WITHOUT the Internet

February 6
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Celebrated at the initiative of the European Commission since 2004.
According to the UN, today there are 1.2 billion Internet users in the world.

The 14th of February
• Computer Day
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Will television move to the Internet?

This question worried me a very long time, but only I could not undertake to consider it. It seems that television is already on the Internet, but it seems that it is not. Now we can only talk about the fact that there is a mobile television. Not much is said about him, because this type of video transmission to the screen can not compete with television companies, but only helps them in promotion. What will happen if television moves to the Internet?

I will begin with a review of the BBC company, which posts a lot of videos on the Web. But this is not television. Even if CNN has its own video archive that can be used at any second, then again this is not television on the Continue reading

Profession – Corporate Blogger

Announcement on the remote work exchange: “Requires a blogger …” Is it really happened ?! “07/21/2008. Super Portal (title) is looking for a Blogger Journalist! What is the work under such an interesting name? Now I’ll tell you: ₽ Free 14-day course! Requirements: 1) maximum awareness in the social life of the Internet; 2) editing and writing skills in various styles, from jokes to press releases; 3) creativity, literacy, responsibility. Responsibilities: 1) writing texts of various subjects and styles; 2) work with forums, blogs and social networks. The work is remote, so you can live in any city! If you are interested, send a resume to (e-mail address). “I contacted this address, and I was offered a two-page bunch of duties and … decent payment in the amount of … 1.5 US dollars per day! This despite the fact that I’m off my grid I’m harvesting blogs “dozens of times more. Yes … we don’t have Continue reading

Forex Online Trading - A Hobby Or A Profession?
Forex market is an over-the-counter market. This means that all transactions are not carried out in one place, and there are many so-called market makers on the market (market maker…

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Should IT-technologies be banned in the office?
Every office worker knows that the normal operation of a modern enterprise is impossible without computers, the Internet and licensed software. But when a virus appears in the office server,…

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Can I make money on the Internet?
“Question everything” - this is the translation of this Latin dictum, which belongs to the French philosopher and scientist of the 17th century Rene Descartes. In Soviet times, even schoolchildren…

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What should we build a WAP?
But do not send you in three letters? On WAP. With joy. On any of the still small WAP sites. And while there is still little competition in this area…

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