The Quick & Dirty:

  • 9+ years in the biz, 10 messing around
  • All the latest in HTML, CSS, JS & PHP (Sorry, no .net or Ruby skills yet)
  • Cross-browser compatible code from Photoshop or Illustrator files.. or napkins!
  • Custom Specialities in Wordpress theming & plugins, Twitter & jQuery
  • Subversion, server-log analysis, and blocking hack-attempts (of late).
  • Data/Project Geek. I ♥ timelines.

I’ve compiled some handy PHP functions I’ve had to whip up. More extensive code-samples are also available.

Wordpress-from-Photoshop/Illustrator

Wordpress-from-static HTML

Wordpress-from-Photoshop

Perception

Freedom of choice, or freedom to move on

The Economist has a blog post (2 years old!) regarding freedom & user-convenience. It’s nice to see the author string together various contexts suffering under the same problem (from e-med records to the everyman’s Mac/Win choice). But this is a common issue at hand, and actually, one which theologians are often faced with. I recently …

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Forms of Life: The Computer as a Person

There’s an older sociological study that has gotten some press-time a week or two ago. In the 60′s, when computers were first getting going, it was found that some people tend to value & reciprocate with technology with human qualities. 3 Notes: 1) While there is a long-standing history within humanity to anthropomorphize, this seems …

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Internet’s effect on Intelligence, or vice-versa?

The Internet may provide opportunity for undisciplined thought & life (with sociological influences and reactions) but there are solutions for the patient & data-visualization futurists/opportunists.

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Perceived traits by age & gender

There’s more, so go get ‘em: http://blog.doloreslabs.com/2009/02/age-and-gender-stereotypes/#more-118

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