Blog

A blog by Erling Løken Andersen on random entrepreneurial topics.

  • Threatened with lawsuit by Bethesda; This was my reply

    Back in december of 2011, I set up a fansite dedicated to Fallout and Fallout art. Specifically, it contained several high-resolution Fallout-style posters, clearly inspired by the in-game posters of Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas. I’m a huge Fallout-fan, so I went to all this work primarily to...

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  • Ungdom velger bort mobile nettsider

    En undersøkelse utført på det norske nettsamfunnet Biip.no viser at ungdom foretrekker såkalte «apps» fremfor mobile nettsider.

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  • Gjør som Facebook: Åpner databasen

    Det norske nettsamfunnet Biip.no gjør som Facebook og åpner databasen med 450.000 medlemmer for studenter og forskere.

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  • Digg.com now smaller than Reddit

    Digg.com is now smaller than Reddit.com in Pageviews, shows numbers from Alexa.com, the web information company.

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  • Splitting a string into arrays in Smarty

    This isn’t supposed to be a blog about programming, but I’m working a lot with PHP and Smarty these days, and whenever I manage to crack a problem, I get this strange feeling of acchievement. Then I come here to brag. Anyway, here goes: «How do I split a...

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  • Include PHP-file in Smarty

    I’m teaching myself PHP and Smarty these days, and today I ran across a common problem: «How do I include a PHP-file – or execute PHP-code – when using the Smarty template engine?» After banging my head against the wall for a couple of hours, I finally found the...

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  • Top 15 Things We’ll Tell Our Grandkids

    "12. We used to chop down trees and write yesterday's news on them. Luckily, that was banned just before you were born."

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  • Congo sues Norway for $500 BILLION dollars!

    In the Republic of Congo, a surreal scenario is playing out: Two Norwegian citizens, Tjostolv Moland and Joshua French, have been jailed, apparently due to involvement in a murderscene in which an innocent cabdriver was killed.

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  • What does Microsoft have against black people?

    Every now and then, a Megacorp does something really stupid. Founded in 1975, you'd think Microsoft knew their way around international business by now - but then something like this shows up...

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  • Uncovered: The Truth Behind the AT&T 4chan-Block

    The 4Chan thing was basicly a bunch of ignorant back-end network guys - primarily led by one guy - that claimed there was a SYN flood from an IP range in the 4chan IP blocks. The idiots flat out blocked the IP range, most likely thinking to themselves that...

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