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Archives: 2006

Sundial 1.1

October 16, 2006, 10:16 am

Sundial 1.1 is now available for download. This version adds support for several new languages, fixes a couple of minor bugs, and adds a few tweaks to the user interface. Enjoy!

Google Code Search: Dang

October 6, 2006, 10:06 am

Google Labs has done it again. The company that made it OK to use AJAX now lets programmers search the source code of jillions (that’s a technical term) of software projects. OK, so this probably isn’t news to developers out there, but the reason I’m excited about it is a little more personal.

Over or under? The Usability of Toilet Paper

October 5, 2006, 10:05 am

Over or under? It’s the age-old question when it comes to orientation of toilet paper rolls. For those who suffer from option paralysis when it comes time to replace the TP, fret no more! Clearwired has uncovered the definitive Truth on the subject.

skEdit, The (Mostly) Perfect Text Editor

September 20, 2006, 9:20 am

I’m crazy about skEdit. I use it every day in my work here at Clearwired. It replaced for me BBEdit, which I had been a paid user of for several versions. (I still keep BBEdit 8.0 around, but I only use it for finding diffs between documents.) I like skEdit so much that I gave it an unsolicited plug in a recent podcast segment.

Announcing Sundial

September 12, 2006, 9:12 am

Sundial is a widget for Mac OS X that makes Basecamp time tracking as simple as click, click, type, type, click. Click: Select a project. Click: Select a to-do item (optional). Type: Enter a description. Type: Enter the number of hours. Click: Save your time to Basecamp.

Time to Build That Ark?

August 2, 2006, 8:02 am

While the rest of the country suffers through an oppressive heat wave, Albuquerque has spent the last several weeks drenched by monsoon rains.