Time is priceless

Time is priceless, yet it costs us nothing. You can do anything you want with it, but you can’t own it. You can spend it, but you can’t keep it. And once you’ve lost it, there is no getting it back. It’s just gone. — Read by Patricia Arquette as Allison Dubois on the television show, […]

SuperDrive on a USB hub

If you’re looking to put some distance between your MacBook and your SuperDrive, you may be tempted to use a USB hub.  Unfortunately you have to go through a few hoops to do this.

iOS Architectural Design Patterns

iOS continues to evolve and we’re constantly looking to improve our code while providing rich user experiences.  Here’s a few ideas people have had that continue to push the envelope in architectural design patterns.

User Deletions and CAPTCHAs

Apologies for the few legitimate users on my server, but I had to make a purge due to too many spam users. I’d originally made use of SI CAPTCHA, but it appears that approach is just far too simple for spambots these days. reCAPTCHA is a popular solution as well but also proved ineffective. So […]

Evaluating Mail Providers

In my quest to leave Bluehost as my web hosting provider, I needed a solution for my email.  Uncertain as to whether my next provider would satisfy my email needs, I decided to search for email-only providers.  Here are some of my findings…