Why is May such a great month for holding events? Sure, for our Northern friends, it means the end of bad weather, the opening of roller coaster parks, and a change in the scenery as the trees and flowers start to show their summer colors, but here in Florida, it's more like the start of the summer's hot, humid, rainy monotony, the arrival of the tourists, time-share owners, kids on summer vacation, religious zealots protesting Gay Days, and of course, bad drivers in rental cars.
Feeling like I haven't blogged in a while, so here are some things that have happened.
Since I have a new job, I had to sit down at a fresh installation of Windows today and get my machine developer-ready. I already miss the Dock and Transmit and the Terminal, but I'll deal.
UPDATE: Today (7/14) I sat down to a new MacBook Pro and had to repeat the process... hooray!
One thing I noticed was my reflex-like action to go download
4 5 plugins no web developer should be without. They are, in no particular order:
UPDATE: the apple.com logo is now 152x152, they have scaled up some in the intervening years.
A while ago, Charlie and I were talking about how we could share our love of Drupal with the rest of the world. Our natural desires to create original content and extend the reach Cervo Systems helped us develop the idea for a website, a podcast and a community around making Drupal accessible to people with no knowledge of programming.
Welcome Drupal Easy to our family.
Lighter Footstep is a community site to learn about reducing your impact on the planet, and I recently noticed on their Twitter feed that theyâ€™re considering switching to Movable Type from Joomla.
Earlier this week, I lost 3 months worth of email, to a problem as-of-yet undiagnosed. I had been meaning to get things moved over to our CervoSites hosting (it is our hosting reseller plan), but I was worried the transition wouldn't be smooth... like maybe I would lose all my email!
I am now on the new server and email is running again, but if you sent any important email to you'll have to send it again, I don't have it.
I have been playing with ComicJuice - think ComicLife, but inside your web browser, and you can embed the content anywhere you can post an iFrame - NO FLASH!! Wow! Play Didge -- Hero in Bed -- ComicJuice Comic Mash-up fun
...and it was built with Drupal.