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MCIT News | Egypt Takes Part in Mobile World Congress 2016

MCIT RSS Feeds - Mon, 22/02/2016 - 6:00pm
Egypt Takes Part in Mobile World Congress 2016
News | 22 February 2016

Egypt, represented by the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA), will participate for the fifth time in the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016, an annual world gathering for the mobile industry and related industries, organized by the GSMA, and held on February 22-25 in Barcelona, Spain.

A history of JavaScript across the stack

Dries Buytaert's website - Mon, 22/02/2016 - 5:10pm

Did you know that JavaScript was created in 10 days? In May 1995, Brendan Eich wrote the first version of JavaScript in 10 days while working at Netscape.

GeoIP Javascript Redirect

Drupal Modules - Mon, 22/02/2016 - 4:53pm

This module allows you to redirect visitors based upon the country they are visiting from. It uses the service to detect the visitor's location, and then various options may be used to redirect the visitor to another page.

EXPLAIN FORMAT=JSON: cost_info knows why optimizer prefers one index to another

MySQL Performance Blog - Mon, 22/02/2016 - 4:41pm
EXPLAIN FORMAT=JSONTime for another entry in the EXPLAIN FORMAT=JSON is cool! series of blog posts. This time we’ll discuss how using EXPLAIN FORMAT=JSON allows you to see that [crayon-56cb5ab40ea2e161297961-i/]  knows why the optimizer prefers one index to ...

Check Internet Speed with speedtest-cli on Ubuntu

Howto Forge - Mon, 22/02/2016 - 3:43pm
Internet connection speed is something that we always check at our homes and offices. The most common method that we use is by visiting a speed test website like On that site, a javascript application is loaded in the web browser which selects the best (nearby) server based on the ping time and then the speed test results for that server are shown. also uses a flash player to produce the result graphically. The problem using these web based speed tests is that it does not allow you to schedule the speed test at regular intervals, e.g.

CiviCRM Custom Field Migrate

Drupal Modules - Mon, 22/02/2016 - 3:31pm

This is a Drush tool, not a module to be installed on your site.

Time Formatter

Drupal Modules - Mon, 22/02/2016 - 12:14pm

Formats an integer field storing either seconds or milliseconds in one of these formats:

  • 123h 59m 59s 999ms
  • 123h 59m 59s
  • 123:59:59.999
  • 123:59:59

Token usage

Drupal Modules - Mon, 22/02/2016 - 11:25am

Token usage is a module that parses entity fields for tokens and keeps a track of them. You can use views to create lists of tokens used against entities in the field.

openSUSE and PCLOS Highlight Community Builds with KDE - original work by srlinuxx - Sun, 21/02/2016 - 10:35pm

Douglas DeMaio today blogged of two community distributions based on openSUSE that offer the latest in KDE Plasma and Applications. openSUSE has commonly been a showcase for cutting-edge KDE builds, so this just seems fitting. In other news, the PCLOS project highlighted a community build featuring KDE 3 fork Trinity and a high-profile Ubuntu developer addressed concerns over ZFS licensing issues.

Upcoming Webinar Wednesday: Using Grafana for MySQL Monitoring

MySQL Performance Blog - Sun, 21/02/2016 - 3:30pm

Views remote pager (VRP)

Drupal Modules - Sun, 21/02/2016 - 12:27pm

A common views task is to display a set of node teasers, filtered and ordered by any condition. However, these filters and orderings are limited to the actual views display in the first place and is lost once a visitor follows the link to one of the result nodes, seeing the actual node page.

Machine Name Diacritics

Drupal Modules - Sun, 21/02/2016 - 11:34am

Remove diacritics for machine name when using language has diacritics.

Extra Image Field Classes

Drupal Modules - Sun, 21/02/2016 - 11:16am

This module will help in adding classes to image field.


Drupal Modules - Sun, 21/02/2016 - 2:15am

TeaChest is a Drupal 8 module for content as a service.

بنت مصرية - Sat, 20/02/2016 - 8:48pm

الحمد لله ريتا راجعة من السفر. انا كنت محتاجاها جدا جمبي الاسبوع اللي فات بس أهي خلاص راجعة.

Ubercart Canada Post Shipping

Drupal Modules - Sat, 20/02/2016 - 2:19pm

Canada Post shipping price calculation for Ubercart Shipping. Uses the new official REST API as oposed to which uses obsolete endpoint.

Embecosm - Compiler Engineer

Free Software Jobs - Sat, 20/02/2016 - 1:35am
Embecosm is hiring compiler engineers!


Drupal Modules - Sat, 20/02/2016 - 1:25am

TeaLeaf is a Drupal 8 module for receiving content as a service.


Drupal Modules - Sat, 20/02/2016 - 1:24am

TeaTree is a Drupal 8 module for providing content as a service.


Drupal Modules - Sat, 20/02/2016 - 1:21am

TeaService is a versatile Drupal 8 module for content as a service.

Myth Busting: MongoDB Scalability (it scales!)

MySQL Performance Blog - Fri, 19/02/2016 - 6:15pm
Recently I was talking with Tim Sharp, one of my colleagues from our Technical Account Manager team about MongoDB’s scalability. While doing some quick training with some of the Percona team, Tim brought something to ...

Docker: How to use it in a practical way

Howto Forge - Fri, 19/02/2016 - 4:35pm
In the first part, I presented the fundamental ideas behind Docker containers and how exactly they work. In this second part, we will proceed with the installation of Docker and its management as a service in our system. We will prepare our system so that in the next part we can create a personal notepad using the WordPress content management system (CMS) or the Dokuwiki which is a wiki software that doesn't require a database.