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Archives: 2009

Moments of Rangitoto

October 28, 2009, 10:28 am

In my life, I’ve mostly been a fan of finding new and different views, but there’s something to be said for watching the same view over time.

Some Twitter conventions

September 24, 2009, 11:22 am

I feel a little dirty when I blog about Twitter. I’m not an internet marketer shamelessly trying to drive traffic to my blog (not that there’s anything inherently wrong with that). I’m just a Twitter user, like you, and I have a couple of ideas to share.

Dude. Mikeyy can’t even spell his own name.

April 12, 2009, 5:51 am

Yeah, I got p0wnd by the Mikeyy Worm on Twitter. It’s a simple JavaScript injection attack. You get it by visiting an infected person’s profile with JavaScript turned on in your web browser. Here’s how to stop the madness.

How-to recover from checksum mismatch errors in SVN

January 25, 2009, 5:17 pm

You know Coda, the text editor I sometimes rave about? Like many text editors, it has this handy feature for doing global searches and replaces. But, unlike any other I’ve ever seen, it will happily, and without prompting for an administrator password, let you replace text in files for which you don’t have permission to write. You know, like Subversion repo copies. D’oh!

Basic HTML Tutorials

January 13, 2009, 3:33 pm

I asked on Twitter for recommendations for basic, online HTML tutorials for a new co-worker. Here’s the result.