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Manually clearing SQUID cache

Here are the steps to clear the cache of Squid proxy on Ubuntu The first step is to identify the directory where squid is caching all the files. In order to find this out open the squid.conf and search for Cache_dir Let us assume that the Cache_dir is /var/spool/squid Next from the Squid.conf find out … Continue reading

The politics of Technology

The Apple-Adobe feud just got worser with the launch of iPad which excluded Adobe Flash technology for all the same reasons why iPhone didn’t. There were many a reasons that were cited by Apple as to why they excluded Flash on iPhone and now the iPad. Calling Flash proprietary, buggy and the reason for many … Continue reading

The problem with iPhone killers

A very nice read on the why and how iPhone seems not just to survive but also thrives whenever the community brands a phone as an “iPhone Killer” http://www.techcrunch.com/2009/10/26/the-problem-with-iphone-killers/ Source: TechCrunch