Tag: Speed

  • Axel, the Accelerated Wget

    When downloading large files in Linux, wget gets the job done but isn’t very fast. When speed is of the issue, a multi-connection tool is needed. That is where axel, a simple command-line based download accelerator, comes in. Axel is as easy to use as wget, it may not have the advanced features such as […]

  • iPhone App: Core Monitor (Free) – Clear iPhone memory (RAM)

    If you have an older generation iPhone, such as iPhone 3G or 3GS. You may notice, after 2-3 years of usage, that the OS runs sluggish and may even crash. Its well known that improvements and upgrades to the OS may allocate more memory, and having a nice little multitasking tool is nice. But its […]

  • WordPress Plugin – WP Minify

    WordPress is great. It does all of the hard work for you, manages Javascript, CSS, HTML, PHP, Layout etc. All of that is great and all, but it could be better. The code contains allot of spaces, comments and other crap that isn’t necessary. One solution would be to open up all of the files […]

  • Setup OpenDNS In Mac OS X

    There are several reasons you might want to use OpenDNS, the biggest two I use it is for speed and security, here I will show you how you can set it up on your Mac: Open system preferences and click “Network” Select your network interface and then click on “Advanced”. If you don’t know what network […]