This Month’s New Year resolution

December 6, 2013,

Each year I’m sorting myself out, December has hit and I’m sorting myself out! Check it out. I’ve moved deadlyhifi to GitHub pages which makes me happy. I’ll be using it a lot more. I’m learning how to use Vagrant. This is changing my life right now1. I’m learning some sys-admin stuff. And I’m learning […]

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I’m Evolving, thanks Laracasts

December 5, 2013, ,

I’ve been all WordPress (WP) for a long time now. But over the past few years I’ve started to crave some kind of structure in my coding. WP and PHP allow you to be really slack and write terrible code. I started reading up on Model-View-Controller (MVC) and tried to cast my mind back to […]

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What We Have Here is a Failure to Communicate

December 4, 2013

I’ve been a haphazard blogger to say the least. It used to be doing the odd WordPress tutorial and a few random thoughts but then it turned to nothing. Blogging will be back on my list of things to do. It won’t be a chore, I’ll comment on things I read about which should be […]

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Add the OSX Character Viewer as an Alfred shortcut

December 18, 2012,

I like to keep my menu bar as tidy as possible so I don’t show the icon for Input Sources. But I still like to access the Character Viewer every now and then for a fancy icon. Getting to this app requires jumping through a few hoops. I decided I no longer wanted to jump […]

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Just ship it (really?)

October 19, 2012,

There was a time, in my lifetime, where version 1.0 was THE version. It had to be. There was very little room for error because getting an updated version out the door cost a lot of money, and was a difficult task. Back then – I’m talking pre fast Internet – the cost of a […]

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