PostgreSQL Performance Tuning

PostgreSQL is an object-relational database developed on the Internet by a group of developers spread across the globe. It is an open-source alternative to commercial databases like Oracle and Informix. PostgreSQL was originally developed at the University of California, Berkeley. In 1996, a group began development of the database on the Internet. They used e-mail to share ideas and file servers to share code. PostgreSQL is now comparable to proprietary databases in terms of features, performance and reliability. It has transactions, views, stored procedures and referential integrity constraints. It supports a large number of programming interfaces, including ODBC, Java (JDBC), Tcl/Tk, PHP, Perl and Python. PostgreSQL continues to improve at a tremendous pace thanks to a talented pool of internet developers.Read More

How to change Gmail theme

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Do you ever think to change Gmail theme/skin? Or are you wondering whether it is possible or not? If yes, this blog will show you how to do this. Yea, as you see the “Gmail loading” screen below, you might interested to start changing your Gmail!

Ok, lets start with “customization” of Gmail. What you need is Firefox browser as we are going to install Firefox extension which will “transform” Gmail to different style. Since it is based on firefox extension, the changes will not apply across the PCs. The Firefox extension that i mention is “Better Gmail 2“. It add useful extra features and skins to Gmail, like hierarchical labels, macros, signatures, file attachment icons, and more. Read More