Our 10th Anniversary party invitations →
For our 10th anniversary, which was on the 27th of August, we received an incredible gift from Eliza’s mother Carla – an anniversary party in our favor. Since she told us many months in…
CRUSH IT! →
My good friend Gary Vaynerchuk’s new book “Why Now Is A Good Time To Crush It! And Cash In On Your Passion”, also called “CRUSH IT!”, is set to ship on October 13th. The new Web site for…
Matt Mullenweg’s suggestions for starting a bank →
With so many lessons to learn from, and so many companies doing such a bad job or being dug in too deep, now seems like the perfect time to start a bank. Leveraging some of that information Matt…
A late lunch →
A late lunch with a few friends on a hot Thursday. Tags: chardonnay, food, lunch, olive-garden, pennsylvania, restaurant, shrimp, wilkes-barre, wine Short URL:…
KFC’s Double Down Chicken Sandwich. Deplorable. I... →
“If it tastes good, it is probably bad for you.” We’ve all heard this saying and for the most part it is true. Although I tend to like all food (my vice in life) – most of the food that you crave,…
Hands on with the Canon EF 1200 f/5.6L Lens →
Hands on video with Juan A. Pons from Outdoor Photo Gear using a Canon EF 1200 f/5.6L lens which measures 38 inches, weighs in at 36 pounds, and costs $120,000. Interestingly enough, the footage…
Can we please disable Tumblarity? Please. →
(via fightfirewithariot) Except this is exactly what is happening. Tumblarity has increased the amount of content on Tumblr, that is indesputable, but it probably hasn’t increased the…
Further Down the Rabbit Hole (Even More Tales from...
sbarqawi: The MILF - “In the kingdom of unattractive women, the least unattractive is queen.”
Tag channels by Tumblr →
I think this is a genius feature. Tag channels by Tumblr combines a normal tag search with a slider to filter your results based on the number of times something was “liked”. Tumblr is moving…
Tag channels by Tumblr →
staff: Introducing Tag Channels. Another day another announcement from Tumblr.
The Broph →
As if we could hide from the Broph in a pub.
“Always on” by Adam Lisagor →
Better writing about the iPhone 3GS’ camera you will not read. Via John Gruber.
Zen-coding, snippets for the rest of us →
Jonathan Christopher of Monday By Noon talks about snippets and zen-coding, a “Set of plugins for HTML and CSS hi-speed coding”, in a nice piece about his experience with same. I’ve been…
Another Orbweaver →
Eliza spotted this little guy yesterday. Left him alone. I have enough pictures of cross orbweaver spiders.
Project Retweet →
Retweeting, or the act of relaying a tweet to your followers with attribution to the original author using ‘RT @username msg’ in a message on Twitter, is about to change a bit. Biz Stone has …
This is not Things roadmap, yes it is →
More opaque than transparent but I believe this is a pretty good mix. Cultured Code shares some insight into upcoming version(s) of Things. More software companies should offer insight like…
Reblog from Google Reader →
The Google Reader team has added Tumblr to its new “Send to:” list. Nice.
Workspace pano →
Inspired by Chris Masto’s Workspace shot on Flickr – here is my way-too-messy desk. Made with Pano for iPhone.
All in a day’s catch →
A few photos from fishing the other night with my friend Johnny. I posted a pretty wicked toothed Walleye on that night but we ended up with a pretty decent catch in…
What I learned from the Wordpress.com... →
Have you ever said something and say “That didn’t come out right”? What about this? Have you ever been a little less than patient and do or say something a little bit too soon? Or, or maybe this?…
Les Paul, guitar legend, is dead →
I’m not a guitar player, but I’m a very, very big fan of guitar players. The world lost perhaps the most influential slayer today. Les Paul has died.
PETITION TO GET RID OF TUMBLARITY ! SIGN IT ! →
prettyfoods: hennypotter: teatime-with-nikki:(via andiii) I signed it. i did too! So did I.
Major security problem on Wordpress.com (a... →
Summary update: If you read this entire post you will learn that it was only my Wordpress.com account, and the account of the company that I had access to, that was affected. This was not a…
Why you don’t need a URL shortening service if you... →
I was in the mood for a long post title. Sue me. My thoughts on URL shortening services are pretty public but that doesn’t mean that I don’t have a need for them. I prefer Bit.ly over any other…
Grrr teeth! →
Re-watching The West Wing →
Easily one of my favorite TV-series of all time. Thanks to Tim Crowe for reminding me. Tim, you’ve just taken up a huge portion of the rest of my summer. And I shall love every second of…
These aren’t the droids you’re looking for URLs →
Page not found. Error 404. Those of us that build Web sites for a living have all had to deal with creating these pages. Planning for people to stumble across a URL that we don’t plan on is fairly…
Facebook acquires FriendFeed →
TechCrunch reports that Facebook has acquired FriendFeed. I suppose my question last week about who uses FriendFeed now has an answer: Everyone that uses Facebook.
I have every reason to believe that “liking” posts on Tumblr makes your Tumblarity plummet. Mine sure has. Again, can we please have the option to turn Tumblarity off?
The Sambo Swag in his natural habitat.
Setting thumbnails on Viddler →
A feature that has been sorely needed on Viddler since day one has now finally made it out of cold storage and onto the main site. Using an image that you upload, rather than using a still frame…
Does anyone use FriendFeed? If so, how? →
I’ll try to keep this a short and sweet question, but this one does have a bit of background so let me catch you up. FriendFeed is leading the way in many areas. Their API is really, really…
Need sleep. Not tired. Dilemma. There will be consequences.
Is there a way to disable Tumblarity? There should be.
Twitter’s trending topics have disappeared →
Lately Twitter’s Trending topics have been full of nearly worthless junk and people asking “Why is ______ trending?”. I hope that their removal from the home page is both temporary and…