Category: Rant

I added mailing functionality to an email form I had yesterday afternoon. No big deal. I almost immediately started to get spam email from it – nothing dangerous – but certainly annoying. They would come in waves – three or …

Spam bots. I loathe you. Read More »

Google is planning on buying a 6.3% interest in Himax Display (who produce the little display used in Glass). Analysts say this means Google is preparing to produce 2 million of Glass each year. Let me think about that. I …

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I was surfing around and came to the Penguin’s NHL site. They have a component like a paged scrollPane. Using my MBPr I did the two-fingered scroll thing on it… and let’s say it acted pretty strangely. I’ve recorded a …

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In OS X Snow Leopard, for a long while now, every time I’d double-click a SWF, it would open an executable (projector) that I made over a year ago. Not the SWF I wanted, just that projector file. If I …

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I use Photoshop on a nearly daily basis and I have been for many years. It’s awesome. However I was pulling my hair out for MONTHS because something in CS5 wasn’t working like I was used to before. Normally I’ll …

Photoshop CS5 – I thought I was losing my mind… Read More »

Today I spent hours setting up a local PHP forum on my Mac at work. The thing connected to a SQL database, and after modifications I built up some categories and forums. It worked great. I sent out a blast …

Rant: PHP forum failure Read More »

We bought organic peanut butter for the kids since on the surface of it, it should be healthier I guess. Is it really? Who knows. I’ll tell you what though, it’s disgusting. It’s complete shit. You open the jar and …

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