|How to Make Enemies and Annoy People on Twitter with GatherFollowers.com
||Twitter scam, GatherFollowers.com, wants you to hand over your Twitter account in exchange for more spammy goodness.
|Death to AT&T, Long Live the iPhone
||Never have I been so torn in a love-hate relationship over an electronic device as I am with the iPhone. Apple’s iPhone, as we all know, is a revolutionary device. I love every little thing about it, everything little thing, that is, except the requisite AT&T service.
Many people have had some big, big problems with [...]
|Weekly Regress #1
||Here’s the backstory: I’ve been using the excellent Read It Later extension for Firefox from quite some time. The problem? I don’t “read it later”. I’ve managed to accumulate a few hundred saved items, so I figure I should start cleaning those out. And, Weekly Regress is born: every Friday, I’ll go through some of [...]
|Doing More with Your Game Systems
||Gaming systems have come a long way over the years, now resembling more a modern PC than the game systems of past. Great graphics, lots of processing power, why shouldn’t they do more than just play games? Of course, they can and this post is about just that: how much extra can we squeeze out [...]
|Towards a Perfect Home Entertainment Setup
||I’ve haphazardly embarked on setting up the perfect home entertainment environment for myself in recent months. I say haphazardly because most of the work was completed as accidental byproducts of other purchases or events. Still, I’m becoming pretty proud of my setup, so why not share my experience with the rest of the world?
However, I [...]
|High Quality DVD Copies with HandBrake
||I recently set out on a mission to convert all my season box sets and other DVDs to compressed video files that I can stream to my TV through my Mac Mini turned media server.
This is certainly not the first time I’ve done such a thing. I’m an old pro at ripping DVDs. I even [...]
|MODx: Simply the Best CMS
||Okay, so the title may be a bit overstated. There are a number of very good Content Management Systems, and sometimes, it just comes down to personal preference. However, MODx has the power and potential to make it to the top of just about anyone’s favorites list.
What is MODx?
It’s a Content Management System (CMS). A [...]
|God Bless the iPhone App Developers
||I just came across a post by Michael Ash, describing the hoops he had to jump through to get an app in the App Store. After reading his account, my mind instantly wandered to the myriad of apps gracing the home screen of my iPhone and to the fact that most if not all of [...]
|McCain Believes You Are Stupid
||I have long kept politics off my blog here, because my main goal is to provide help, advice, and just little things I have learned along the way to my peers and fellow web workers. However, you could say I’ve seen just about one too many McCain ads and when I came across a video [...]
|iPhone Sync: “Some of the applications in your iTunes library were not installed because one or more errors occurred.”
||There’s a few people experiencing this error message when syncing their iPhones with iTunes. Some have suggested that the error can be solved by switching between syncing “All Applications” and “Selected Applications” or vice versa. However, this didn’t work for me.
Thinking deeper on the issue, I remembered that I occasionally updated apps on my iPhone, [...]