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

paper

The Apple Tablet Insanity, Localized.

The WSJ sent a 99% full-sized image in it’s paper today, so I did what anyone else would do: I cut it out and went around the house comparing!

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Why do scrollbars still exist?

Remaining content 'edged' by gradient

Scrollbars are kinda, sorta, useful. I remember teaching my mom how to use a computer & she would consistently use the scrollbar backwards. And it makes sense: moving it down is moving the page up.. wha?? What the rest of us take for standard (scrollbar-as-document-representational) is backwards to how we read any other book or …

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The iPen Review

The iPen, by Finger System, Inc. First off, sometimes you can judge a book by it’s cover– especially when a marketing department has ahold of the cover. By this I mean the “Ages 5 & up” label. Yes, this IS a kids play toy, and I’m going to try and take it seriously. I hope …

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