Tag: Web

  • Trimming the Fat

    Looking at my account at DNSimple, I have something like 5 domain names that are just sitting idly by, not dong anything in particular, and a number of sites that are currently up-and-running but that I haven’t done anything new with in a while and probably won’t do anything with for a long time. For…

  • SaaS: A Double-Edged Sword

    SaaS (Software-as-a-Service, Cloud Services, etc.) are a fact of life for most people and companies. If you are using Gmail, or YouTube, or Campfire, or Basecamp, or GitHub … you are using software housed on someone else’s servers. This is wonderful on many levels. You don’t have to worry about the software, they’ve taken care…

  • Trying App.net

    I’ve been a member of Twitter for a few years now and it has been very good to me. Recently, however, my curiosity has been piqued by App.net. I’m not going to rehash what App.net is or why it even exists because I really don’t think it matters all that much. The fact is that…

  • Google Killing Google Reader

    Good bye old friend. And like that, Google has decided to kill off Google Reader after 8 years. Google Reader is really what I cut my teeth on for RSS, and I’ve had the same account syncing my RSS subscriptions since then. First I worked with Google Reader in iGoogle (which they are also killing)…

  • TextMate Updates File Browser

    I still use TextMate 2 as my editor-of-choice. Recently the pace of the updates has increased and some semi-major changes are being released into the open. Build r9345 has this in the release notes: File browser has a new navigation bar. This is work in progress. You can find most actions of the old bar…