The Northface Surge Laptop Backpack Unboxing

July 10, 2009 | 0 Comments

In this video, I am unboxing The Northface Surge laptop backpack. A full review of this bag can be found at here.

iPhone 3.0: Find My iPhone Feature

June 09, 2009 | 4 Comments

Lastnight, Apple decided to activate the “Find My iPhone” feature that was announced yesterday at Apples WWDC keynote speech. The “Find My iPhone” feature is a iPhone locate service that works through Mobile Me & GPS.
Say I misplace my iPhone, and someone who works at the establishment I left it at finds it, well most […]

HOW TO: Backup Your Website to Amazon S3 (Automatically)

May 28, 2009 | 39 Comments

Some of you might not know this about me, but I am a successful web developer outside of this blog. I currently host and run 9 sites on my Media Temple (dv) server. One of my biggest concerns was how I can keep safe, up-to-date, and secure backups of my website files outside of my […]

How I use Amazon S3

April 03, 2009 | 5 Comments

A couple of months ago, I was reading about Amazon S3 a developer geared online storage solution at Paul Stamatiou’s blog. Amazon S3 is a very cheap internet based storage facility that can be used in a wide variety of ways. While I have not tapped into all that the S3 service has to offer, […]

Gmail Gives Users The Ability to “Undo Send”

March 31, 2009 | 1 Comment

Google has added a new Gmail labs component that allows users to “Undo Send” an email for a few seconds after the message sends.
Once the feature is activated, a new “Undo” link will appear next to every sent email confirmation notice. When clicked, the “Undo” will take you back to the composing window confirm the […]

Web Development Book Review: The Ultimate CSS Reference

March 23, 2009 | 8 Comments

I am trying to refine my development skills by increasing cross-browser compatibility and W3C standard compliance in my code. While this is possible to do using free resources on the internet, I personally find it easier and quicker to refer back to an actual book. In light of this, I am going to do a […]

Thoughts on the iPhone 3.0 OS

March 18, 2009 | 4 Comments

Yesterday, March 17th, Apple premiered the iPhone 3.0 OS software. They have really stepped it up in this release, with over 100 new features for consumers. While no exact release date is set, Apple noted that it will be released sometime this summer. A beta version is available to developers immediately.
Cut, Copy, and Paste

I am […]

15 Beautifully Simple Web Designs

March 09, 2009 | 1 Comment

For a couple of weeks now I have been browsing the internet looking for some good examples of beautiful yet simple professional web designs. My hope is that some of these designs will help to inspire you when you design your next site. I will try to give my 2 cents on some of these […]

Watch Your Mouth Mr. Obama!

February 25, 2009 | 0 Comments

A local radio station here in Atlanta, played the “HD” version of the Obama speech to congress this morning. If you didn’t here this version, your TV is not ready for the digital transition.
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Again, I did not make this, I just wanted to repost it because […]

Xroad’s G-Map GPS Navigation for the iPhone. Finally!

February 20, 2009 | 2 Comments

Yes, it is true proper GPS navigation is available for the iPhone. xRoad’s G-Map is a navigation application for the iPhone that suffered from a very crappy v1.0 which received bad reviews and caused the application to slip away from the spotlight. Well, they have updated to 1.2 and it is awesome. I have been […]

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