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Entries Tagged as 'plank + work'
April 17th, 2008 · 4 Comments
April 16th, 2008 · 6 Comments
I’ve been storing some information in my Entourage notes which should really be kept secured behind a password; I had tried out some of the shareware apps that let you keep passwords/records/notes in a secure fashion — but they always seems clunky/slow and not 100% trustworthy. I recently found out that my mac already has […]
April 10th, 2008 · 40 Comments
Second Update: The latest MBP firmware seems to have solved my problems completely. Ars Technica ‘officially’ details the problem — too bad Apple won’t give more details on what this latest update fixes. Let me know if this update solves your issues also. Update: The work around below did not work. Further reading and investigation […]
April 10th, 2008 · 5 Comments
the shark strikes We had a great time playing pool with the Plank team last night and drinking a few beers. Great shot of Allen by Nancy.
April 4th, 2008 · Comments Off on Snowy scene by the church
Snowy scene by the church Snow started fluttering down around lunch today and kept at it ’til 8pm or so. Some in our office have said their goodbyes to winter; so this came as a cold-wet-downer.
April 2nd, 2008 · Comments Off on Helistevey
helistevey Plank is tough place to work – especially when you’re playing with remote controlled helicopters (thanks Mitch!!). Dueling Mini R/C Copters
March 21st, 2008 · 1 Comment
Some action items Canadians can follow to help support Tibet; “An important message from the Canada Tibet Committee: As the world has witnessed the atrocities and repression being systematically carried out by Chinese military authorities against peaceful demonstrations in Tibet, more and more of you have asked how you can help and what you can […]
March 18th, 2008 · Comments Off on Safari 3.1 offers development tools
(click here for large version of screenshot above) Finally Safari 3.1 (released on 08/03/18) is offering some built in web developer tools that are accessible through a checkbox in the advanced prefs. I’m not a huge active developer like I used to be, but I still know my way around HTML/CSS and some JS and […]
March 17th, 2008 · 1 Comment
Elbert McLaughlin has started blogging. He’s one of the smartest guys I know, and after spending a couple days with him in Texas, I’m convinced he’s destined for great stuff. A bit about Elbert… “I’m the Technical Director at PeopleLikeUs, a small web agency. I’m also acting CTO and a cofounder of WEBCARGO. I’m jazzed […]
March 16th, 2008 · Comments Off on Damn good tacos
Damn good tacos Love this lettering, shape, colour and presentation. On 6th Street in Austin, TX.
March 14th, 2008 · Comments Off on Photos from SXSW 2008
See the slideshow above or check the full flickr set here; Plank @ SXSW 2008.
March 14th, 2008 · Comments Off on The Grackles of Austin
Birds in Austin, Texas from stevey on Vimeo. Read more about the http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_Grackle
March 13th, 2008 · Comments Off on Twitter
You can find me on Twitter here. If you don’t know what twitter is… “Twitter is a free social messaging utility for staying connected in real-time.” It’s something I might use much more if I had an iphone, which I will have once they’re available here; @ ver 2.1 and the plan isn’t $$$. But […]
March 12th, 2008 · 4 Comments
Outside MTL diner Just back from the final SXSW 08 events… Hung out with some great Canadians for diner, met some really amazing and funny peers, had a couple too many Mohito’s and overall ended our 5 days on a really high note. Tomorrow we fly back to the land of ice and snow (with […]
March 11th, 2008 · Comments Off on SXSW Day 5
can you hear it –? (last poached Nancy photo – sorry Nancy!) Last day; everyone’s heading out for dinner (a MTL meet-up to make some new friends) and parties (MT and whatever others we stumble into). I’ll post more of a recap over the next couple days. SXSW 08 rocked.