Archive for July, 2010

Dogs and soap.

Posted: 27th July 2010 by Chris in General, Web
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Who knew? Fight club style soap (minus the midnight run) and dog training. This will be a hoot.

NSFW – Hamell on Trial

Posted: 22nd July 2010 by Chris in Music
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Cyveillance bot

Posted: 20th July 2010 by Chris in Rant, Web
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The scenario: You set up a new website and are excited for the client to kick the tires. You check logs regularly, and see someone from the correct town hitting the site. But, it looks like they aren’t really sure what’s going on, and then send something that resembles someone fishing for an old exploit. [...]

Justinmind

Posted: 18th July 2010 by Chris in Development, Software
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I need to get some quick wireframes out the door. I was going to do them in Omnigraffle, but as someone I know and respect said, it kinda gets in the way. I’ll have to see if that holds true for Justinmind. They could certainly do with a faster server, 23 minutes for a 63M [...]

A suggestion for Freelancer.com

Posted: 15th July 2010 by Chris in Development, Rant, Software, Web
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I registered over there today and looked through the listings. Here are a couple of things that I think would be good ideas: Add captcha to try and stop all the scripted autobids from Bulgaria. How in the world can anyone posting a project take any of the bids seriously with that going on? Much [...]

Once again…

Posted: 6th July 2010 by Chris in Development, Software, Web
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… I was fooled. It looked like Windows might be the path of least resistance for a project. And, once again, burned. There’s three hours of my life I’ll never get back. Hello again, Ubuntu.

Lots of stuff to experiment with.

Posted: 4th July 2010 by Chris in Development, Software, Web
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I read a post over at Smiley Cat about a Java script physics engine that is located on Sourceforge. I’m going to use it for the splash page  at http://sparkyguzman.com. A couple of good examples of what is possible with it are: http://mrdoob.com/projects/chromeexperiments/ball_pool/ http://mrdoob.com/projects/chromeexperiments/google_gravity/ The Google search is pretty awesome. I’m getting tired of CMS and blog platforms, [...]

Old-schooling a website…

Posted: 3rd July 2010 by Chris in Development, General, Web
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… for my buddy Sparky. And it’s fun! Gonna throw a bit of HTML 5 in there just for shits and giggles. I’ll let you know how it goes.