Monthly Archives: October 2009

Browser Response: Scaling Rails Applications in the Cloud by Making Use of Content Distribution Networks

Test page responsiveness with: Firebug (Firefox plugin) tells you how long it takes to load each web component. If you decide to use Firebug, then also install page speed for Firebug. In Safari you can check show develop menu and

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Varien Announces Magento Enterprise 1.6 – Complete With All Those Amazon.com-ish Features You Thought You Had to Code Yourself.

Magento Enterprise Edition is arguably the most powerful e-commerce platform ever created. Version 1.6 offers a whole new systematic approach to targeted merchandizing. Here’s how targeted merchandizing can be set up in Magento Enterprise 1.6 Set up rules for Up-selling:

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Facebook Lite

Facebook released the Beta version of Facebook Lite recently. It loads a lot easier than the normal facebook pages. The “heavy” full version of Facebook loads an extra small profile picture next to each person’s sub-comment. The lite version only

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