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Gus Openshaw's Whale-killing Journal

If you're not reading Gus Openshaw's Whale-killing Journal, then do yourself a favor and do so. Kind of reminds me of the old cliff-hanger TV shows. Brilliant use of the medium and working it into the storyline. Great fiction (or is it?).


It's just the 'internet' Now?

I found this interesting itemvia a Slashdot article. For the most part, Wired( rss) will no longer capitalize the “I“ in Internet, the “W“ in web (unless the full “World Wide Web“ is used), or the “N“ in net. The Slashdot article asks, “ Is this...


BlogWave v0.2 from Addy Santo

I found this nasty little application, BlogWave, today courtesy of Amanda Murphy's Weblog. After reading about 1.5 sentences about it on Addy's site, I knew it was something I wanted to try. I downloaded it and about 30 seconds later I was editing...


Using ServerXMLHTTP instead of XMLHTTP to Talk to Authorize.Net

Re: my ASP101 article about using ASP and XMLHTTP to talk to Authorize.Net http://www.asp101.com/articles/dan/AuthNetXMLHTTP/default.asp That article was published a little over two years ago. I have received lots of feedback and questions. Among...


Is a pot of coffee a day too much?

I used to only drink a cup or two of coffee a day when I worked in the “traditional work place”. Since I started telecommuting full-time a few years ago I have found that I now usually drink between 1/2 to a pot of coffee a day. I think that the...


The best resignation letter ever!

http://blogs.crsw.com/mark/articles/325.aspx


football is back

and I am so glad, even if it is just pre-season. I “watched” the entire thing. Actually, the TV was just on and I glanced up at it from time to time. In all truthfulness, I was reading Web Design on a $hoestring by Carrie Bickner. It is a very...


listing of Localhost directories

As much as I try not to, I still end up with all kinds of sample web applications and test stuff installed on my local machine. I can't ever remember everything that I've installed and it always seems like I'm looking for something that I know I...


Golf is good!

Ahhh... It has a way of freeing the mind of worrisome personal and work clutter. It tires the body in a wholesome, old-fashioned way that is good for the soul. It is almost cleansing. A good round of golf can also give you a new outlook on life....


human knowledge + porn

Ron Gilbert, of Monkey Island fame, writes: “I've always said, the Web is the sum of all human knowledge plus porn.“ Funny, but yet so true.