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Archive for March, 2007

Daylight savings time…. Friday at 4pm? Monday at 9am?

Monday, March 12th, 2007

I suspect there would be more supporters of daylight savings time if it meant we jumped ahead Friday at 4pm and fell back Monday at 9am. This has petition written all over it! ;)

Opera… the ‘next’ big thing

Sunday, March 11th, 2007

Well, not really the next big thing. Given Opera (as a company) has been around for … (checking the opera site)… an impressive 12 years now I can hardly call Opera the next big thing. Some history I started using Opera a few years ago when FireFox – previously known as Phoenix, then Firebird – [...]

Remember the Milk

Sunday, March 11th, 2007

I’ve been using this Remember the Milk website off and on since being introduced to it in early February (thanks Jeremy). What is it? Take a gander over on their website and you will see, the focus is on providing a tool for users that will make it easier to organize and remember things. Such [...]

It’s not perfect, but it’s good enough

Sunday, March 11th, 2007

Ok, we’re all guilty of this on occasion, some more than others. That’s right, is product A better than product B? Is this deal better than that one? Is it better to go this way or that way? YouTube, MySpace, Flickr, etc. are big and popular because of the users, not the technology itself. We’re [...]

Firebug is a little buggy

Thursday, March 1st, 2007

Anybody know where I can ‘fire a bug’ to the folks on the firebug team? I’ve poked around on their website and nothing jumped out at me. Update: I just found it, way over on google code.