July, 2009

  1. Breaking News: WordPress is GPL

    There has been a lot of discussion about WordPress and the GPL lately. People are discussing/complaining about what you can and can’t do due to the license. It’s all a bit baffling to me. Whether you like the GPL or not, the license is as much a part of WordPress as PHP and MySQL. WordPress…

  2. Around the web

    Upgraded to iPhone 3GS from 3G. Veridct: Worth it ! – Raanan Bar-Cohen The Unbearable Stupidity of Some Patents Upgrading the SSD in a Netbook Makes a Difference [Storage] – SSD = speed. Sarah Palin Shuns Press: Talks to Twitter, Facebook Instead What Happened To All The Bunt Hits? – I still quite enjoy reading…

  3. Palm Pre Mini-Review

    I returned my Pre this weekend, and several folks asked for my thoughts on it and why I returned it. I didn’t keep or use the Pre very long, but I did give it a chance. It’s a nice device to be sure. For a 1.0, it’s really quite impressive. Things to like: Great browser.…

  4. Using PwdHash 1.5 with Firefox 3.5

    I use PwdHash for my passwords – if you aren’t using something like this, you probably should be. I’m sure there will be an update to the PwdHash plugin to make it officially compatible with Firefox 3.5, but until then here are steps to use it on a Mac: Upgrade to Firefox 3.5. Quit Firefox…

  5. Open Source Contract Considerations

    BIG FAT DISCLAIMER: I am not a lawyer, nor do I play one on TV. I have, however, been working in the Open Source consulting and development space for a number of years and think this is an important issue for all Open Source consultants to consider. Please consult your own lawyer, don’t blame me,…