The Holy Mail

Updated Once Latest Greatest (8/27/08) I have been working on an email template to use for a future design tool. Emails, if you don’t know, are not as easy to design as web pages. They … Continue reading The Holy Mail

New Host: Bluehost

I finally lost my patience with LunarPages.  The downtime was just getting out of control.  I put down $95 and got a Bluehost subscription (12 months).  Lunarpages made me wait 10-30 minutes for their technical … Continue reading New Host: Bluehost

The UX of Right Angles

http://mike.teczno.com/img/right-triangles/RightTriangles.swf Grab the fingers with your mouse and walk the image across the page. No real world usefulness, but it’s sure fun.

WordPress 2.3

WordPress 2.3 is out. I downloaded it and upgraded. Bam! I was going to wait for the fantastico upgrade, but decided to just push the envelope. The upgrade process is so smooth and pain free. … Continue reading WordPress 2.3

Here’s to the Crazy Ones

Ethan’s teacher, Mr. Fidner has this posted on the classroom wall. He also has pictures of inspirational people like John Lennon and Ghandi. I like Mr. Fidner. I consider myself a crazy one. Here’s to … Continue reading Here’s to the Crazy Ones

Manage Categories in WordPress

Another great find!  Check out this plugin for WordPress to manage categories with Ajax.  I have a few hundred uncategorized posts from before I knew to manage them.  I have always been hesitant to deal … Continue reading Manage Categories in WordPress

Finally, a UTF-8 WordPress Converter!

Just what I wanted for the holidays!  As previously blogged, I had been having trouble with the latest versions of WordPress because they switched from Latin to UTF-8 character set.  I found a fix, which … Continue reading Finally, a UTF-8 WordPress Converter!

Opera JS Troubleshooting

I recently received a comment that said my sprites were breaking in Opera and Safari 2. I don’t have a mac, so I can’t test Safari 2, only 3. Safari 3 works fine. I checked … Continue reading Opera JS Troubleshooting

PHP Learnings

I recently have been working on a new API Browser for jQuery. It’s been a pet project in the back of my mind for some time. I thought I could create a better mousetrap, if … Continue reading PHP Learnings

Rob Reich, SuperCapitalism

I was listening to NPR this morning to an interview with Robert Reich. Apparently, Rob Reich uses blogspot for his blog. He was very interesting on the interview. He was talking about how the world … Continue reading Rob Reich, SuperCapitalism