Gambling in Qatar

Qatar has repeatedly drawn attention to itself in recent years. The small emirate on the Persian Gulf, which has built up enormous prosperity primarily due to huge natural gas deposits, has repeatedly taken spectacular initiatives to ensure that the name Read More

About Web Safe Colors

What are Web Safe Colors? People that use the internet are generally using either a PC or a MAC home computer. Even though the web interface is standardized, the hardware and software on the surfer’s home computer is not. In Read More

Scripting : Server and Client Flavors

What is Scripting? A computer is a machine that runs programs. This is a simple and fair way to look at it. Programs must be written in some language, called a programming language which is either compiled or interpreted. Interpreted Read More

What is an Image?

A picture or graphic representation What is an Image File? The physical means by which an image is implemented on a computer What is a Web Image Format? A type of image file that can be viewed by web browsers, Read More

Web Site Usability

Obvious Yet Often Neglected The primary consideration for a website is how well it gets the message across to visitors. Whether the site provides goods, services, or information, making things easy for those that have come to look around will Read More

Template Driven Web Design

..has been a popular phrase roughly since I started writing dynamic websites in 1998. My first exposure came with a Webmonkey article which was required reading while on a consulting assignment for the New Media firm Thoughtbubble. Templates are used Read More

The Internet

The internet allows many computers to talk to each other in a variety of languages. One of these is HTML, the language of the world wide web. Another is FTP, which is a way to transfer files back and forth. Read More

Virus Prevention 101

Reprinted with permission from Last year I published my VIRUS PREVENTION 101 series in TOURBUS, and it was extremely popular. Since the past few weeks have brought us news of so many new computer viruses, I’ve updated and combined Read More