Moving from paper planner to digital apps in 2012

January 3, 2012 at 9:38 am | blabbing, business.

I have been a user of paper planners for something like 15 years. Each year I would get a new set of pages and each year I would use them a little less. I had been using theĀ franklin planner for the whole time so the $50 a year for the pages and refills was starting… Read more »

My love hate relationship with Mac products

August 29, 2011 at 8:49 pm | Apple, blabbing, web.

I love Mac stuff, don’t get me wrong. I wouldn’t go back to Microsoft PCs without a fight, but sometimes the Mac just drives me insane. My particular ire recently has been the Magic Mouse. When it works its awesome, the weight and the scrolling and all the little things are great. Forget having to… Read more »

List of youtube parameters to add to youtube embed code

May 27, 2011 at 11:58 am | blabbing, web.

If you are looking for some special control over a specific Youtube video that you want to link to, you can add these parameters to the end of the youtube URL string to enable or disable functionality. For instance. You can jump to a specific time in a video by adding the following to the… Read more »

Highlight admin and author comments in WordPress

May 23, 2011 at 1:18 pm | blabbing.

When you are following a list of comments in a blog post, it can be difficult to pick the comments and responses by the author or admin that can offer much needed fixes, solutions or updates. If you are looking to make you blog comments easier to scan for you readers, you can easily change… Read more »

4 weeks with the Apple Magic Mouse

January 7, 2011 at 4:22 pm | Apple, blabbing, web.

I have spent a decent amount of time with the newish Apple Magic Mouse, and since the new Mac OS Lion has lots of mouse gesture stuff built in I thought i would get a head start on getting used to it. Here is what i have noticed. One of the first things that I… Read more »

Great Quote about art and critics

December 2, 2010 at 10:58 am | blabbing.

Critics are an eternal mediocrity living at the expense of genius, either to belittle it or to destroy it. A race of insects happily eating away at the foliage of art. – Bob Johnson (Producer, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Leonard Cohen)

Yes we are.

November 30, 2010 at 2:25 pm | blabbing.

“We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies, and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people.” — John F. Kennedy

Lots of Time

September 30, 2010 at 2:13 pm | blabbing.

Since having a baby I have not had lots of time to be writing in my blog. But I have been posting stuff on my twitter account regularly. So I will try to link these two a little better.

Print a page from Flash

July 21, 2010 at 9:23 am | blabbing.

You can easily print a page from a Flash button or movieclip by using the following code. Since you can call a JS function right from Flash it makes it easy. You can also put this function in the page that the Flash sits in and call it from there. on (release) { getURL(“javascript:window.print();”); }

Flash audio problems in 10.0.45

June 18, 2010 at 10:01 am | Apple, blabbing, Flash, music, web.

If you have run across problems with Flash and audio exporting to MP3 you have come to the right place. Sadly I have become and expert in this over the past couple of weeks. The easy fix is of course to upgrade your Flash player. Since the Flash player in IE, Safari and FF for… Read more »