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

Courier

Microsoft Courier.. the non-tablet

So as I read over the latest of the latest, I notice one sorta-important feature: vapor-ware still being fawned over. Ah yes, that dream of a bygone era: Microsoft’s Courier. The funny thing about this is how OLD this dream is: September 2009! Almost 2 years! Like, 700 days or something crazy! It’s still in …

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Busy little computers

How many times have I needed to (not just switch between windows) but to have 4-6 things running at once. I’m not convinced a ‘netbook’ or ‘eReader’ or ‘Courier’ could handle them all. If so, that would be wonderful, but something like the MSI’s dual-screen might be the bare-minimum for me. Today, I was: * …

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Courier’s Potential Issues

The bits missing from the Courier Video-demos: First off, it is very, very limited: Left: Calendar Contacts Web Photos Right: Maps (associated with contacts) Journal (dual-pane) web also (wait, which side do I view webpages on.. both?) Middle: Clipboard-Pocket This is it? Doesn’t sound like much. So what do I use my laptop for these …

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Courier, please deliver soon, or I’ll make you out of Linux!

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Everyone’s all abuzz with Microsoft’s latest leaked prototype: Courier. On an off-note, it’s hilarious to contrast the handwritten everything with the king of monospace fonts! (and previously, my latest interest has been the long-awaited crunchpad.) But there’s 2 things I’m here to mention: my dream & the obvious rising behind Courier. Why Courier is Obvious: …

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