Archive for January, 2007

  • Configuring a Media Temple (dv) Base for WordPress

    January 31, 2007

    This article applies to an older version of the Media Temple (dv) service from 2007. You may want to...

  • 5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Me

    January 31, 2007

    I’ve been a slacker on this meme, having been tagged months ago by Katy, Grigor, and now Senia. So...

  • Flickr and Moo Mini Cards

    January 30, 2007

    I have a paypal account that I use as my “research” fund, and the latest purchase is these Mini...

  • Play “Guess the Form”

    January 29, 2007

    I’d recently corresponded with Dana Ditomaso, who had contacted me about getting the unlock code for the ever-mysterious Resource...

  • Emergent Task Planner Tweaks

    January 28, 2007

    This is an obsolete article. You should visit the most recent Emergent Task Planner page unless you are browsing...

  • My Friend is the Enemy of My Enemy

    January 26, 2007

    According to three researchers, the easiest way to make friends is to dislike the same things. Excerpt: “We found...

  • Patents, Clocks, and Surprise

    January 24, 2007

    I’ve been working on a project for a client in Manchester, NH, and while talking to one of his...

  • Intermittent Blank Pages with WP-Cache

    January 24, 2007

    WP-Cache helps my site run smoothly by storing copies of the web pages that are fetched most often from...

  • Play Like a Girl

    January 21, 2007

    There are those who literally ROCK for a living, and the rest of us are sometimes lucky to get...

  • Online WSJ Readers: Compact Calendar Link

    January 19, 2007

    Welcome Online WSJ Readers! Here’s a direct link to The Compact Calendar. There are also International Versions available, along...

  • The Procrastinator’s Clock: Desktop Editions

    January 18, 2007

    By request, I’ve made stand-alone PC and Mac versions of The Procrastinator’s Clock. If you missed it yesterday, it’s...

  • A Chindogu Clock for Procrastinators

    January 16, 2007

    Setting one’s clock ahead by 15 minutes is a useful trick for procrastinators. I do this myself with my...