October 2006 Archives

When usability goes horribly wrong
Joseph Scott has an interesting button at his office.
October 30, 2006 - 53 words,

"Weak references" errors when using NET::OSCAR
A tip for those getting errors on Debian.
October 30, 2006 - 39 words,

Baseball technology
Apparently the pitch tracking stuff you see on TV during this years playoffs has some...
October 23, 2006 - 39 words,

Photo tips for Halloween
How to get great photos of your costumes, Jack-o-Lanterns, and festivities at Halloween.
October 23, 2006 - 116 words,

Hosting: getting what you pay for
1&1’s discount hosting comes with a hidden cost.
October 23, 2006 - 134 words,

Is an API really needed?
Could your web site become your next API?
October 23, 2006 - 779 words, 1 comment

Adobe acquires Sacramento firm
Adobe has bought Serious Magic, a Folsom-based software company that makes consumer-focused video editing software....
October 19, 2006 - 15 words,

Fix for spinning buddies at signin for Live Messenger
A fix for a Windows Live signin problem.
October 19, 2006 - 100 words,

Automating screen captures?
I need a screen capture tool that only grabs the diffs.
October 17, 2006 - 80 words, 3 comments

Google Blog ping full of spam
Google blog search is getting overrun by spam.
October 16, 2006 - 37 words, 3 comments

Re-educating a spammer
In which I attempt to lead someone from a life of spam.
October 13, 2006 - 372 words, 5 comments

Wiki letdown
My son’s teacher rejected the use of wikipedia for a class project and seemed confused by the very idea of it.
October 12, 2006 - 95 words, 11 comments

Eudora goes open source. Sort of.
The classic mail client will be based on Thuderbird in the future.
October 11, 2006 - 126 words, 2 comments

"That's cool!"
My son’s first experience with Wikipedia
October 10, 2006 - 151 words,

More silly credit card security
More pointless security for your credit card.
October 10, 2006 - 140 words, 1 comment

Credit Card Activation a security risk
Your new credit card can be activated by anyone at all.
October 10, 2006 - 267 words, 6 comments

First impressions
Studies have shown that first impressions correlate closely to evaluations based on extensive knowledge. What...
October 8, 2006 - 35 words, 1 comment

EcoPhones and Larry Lankford: spammers
Want to chat with a spammer? Here’s their toll-free number.
October 5, 2006 - 140 words, 12 comments

Small screen branding
How’s your branding look on small screens?
October 5, 2006 - 328 words, 1 comment

Reality check
"People still search for the domain name in search engines while we worry about what...
October 3, 2006 - 27 words,

Startup Camp
Startup camp sounds like a great idea.
October 2, 2006 - 44 words,


One on One meetings for managers: Frequency and Duration (Nov 28)
How long should your 1:1s be? How often should you run them?
One on One meetings for managers (Nov 26)
A one on one meeting is one of the top ways you can build your managerial leverage
How the Sales organization in a large company slows innovation (Nov 16)
If you have a new innovative product inside a large established company, it can be much harder to reach product market fit than it would be for the same product in a startup.
Networking as an entrepreneur (Oct 23)
Having a network is crazy important. Networking is not.
Stretching your team (Jun 11)
Stretching your team is one of the best ways to improve your output, your team's happiness, and your velocity. But they'll need coaching.
Physical camera shutter for Cisco Spark Board (Jul 6)
A 3d printable design for a camera shutter for a Cisco Spark Board
My Travel Coffee Setup (Jan 20)
What my travel coffee brewing setup looks like, and how you can build your own for under $100.
Turkey Legs (May 30)
Product naming gone awry.

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