Subject encoding, if you deal with i18n.
From John Sowa’s “The Law of Standards” “Whenever a major organization develops a new system as an official standard for X, the primary result is the widespread adoption of some simpler system as a de facto standard for X.” For more…
Microsoft article on “Understanding the MSXML Garbage Collection Mechanism”.
Collection of Python recipes (code).
Another Python book, more beginner than Dive Into Python, but also available online in a variety of formats.
This book is available online, in various formats.
Cool module to access arbitrary dll/sharedlibrary exported functions.
Tip to boost Firefox — HTTP pipelining + reduced delay before initial paint = snappier browsing on broadband connections.
Sample code showing how to trivially prevent double-clicking in a browser. Everyone should know how to do this.
The rules Sun uses in the version naming scheme.