Make a CEO swim the Atlantic

CEO of Opera Software, Jon S. von Tetzchner will swim the Atlantic if Opera reaches one million downloads in four days.

userjs.org

A quick update on the creation of and motivation behind the userjs.org site devoted to User JavaScript in Opera, and why I think there is room for more than one site devoted to user scripting.

Opera 8

Opera 8 has been released, with a lot of new and improved features, including User Javascript, SVG Tiny, Voice, Fit to Width, improved newsfeed support, and a greatly improved interface. Help spread Opera, and you can get a free license for the ad-free version.

How to disable sound in Firefox?

From the answerblog: How to disable embedded audio in Firefox using the Adblock extension.

How to redirect output and errors to /dev/null?

Handy little trick to ensure that both standard error, and standard output are redirected to /dev/null, so you never have to see error mails from your cron jobs again.