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Wordle 396

Wordle 396

jhJul 20, 20221 min read

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Wordle 395

Wordle 395

jhJul 19, 20221 min read

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One of those days

One of those days

jhJul 19, 20222 min read

Ever have one of those days where every minor thing just gets under your nerves? Today was definitely one of those days, so of course twitter decided to send me…

Let me get this straight…

jhJul 18, 20221 min read

Desktop sales are down, because everyone is using mobile. But also, mobile sales are down because nobody can spend $1000 every year for a stupid piece of plastic and glass.…

Site Meta #1

jhJul 18, 20221 min read

Absolutely nobody asked, but I’m using GeneratePress, PublishPress, PublishPress Blocks, PostX, FileBird, along with a couple of caching plugins to make things not terrible.

antacid tablets

jhJul 18, 20221 min read

antacid tablets are just pez for adults.

Wordle 394

jhJul 18, 20221 min read

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Star Trek: Old Friends

jhJul 17, 20221 min read

I think that’s a better name for Picard.

Wordle 393

jhJul 17, 20221 min read

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Wordle 392

jhJul 16, 20221 min read

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Currently working on…

jhJul 14, 20221 min read

I am tinkering around with OpenQM. It’s the only NoSQL database that is worth the effort. I seriously hope that Rocket Software won’t screw it up, but I think we…

The joys of Windows updates

The joys of Windows updates

jhJul 13, 20221 min read

Now obviously on a server you don’t want updates to be installed at some random time, along with random reboots. I mean, it will be like that out of the…

Ive had worse

jhJul 13, 20221 min read

Apparently Apple has fully parted ways with Jony Ive. I guess it turns out he ran out of ways to make things thinner and with fewer buttons.

GeneratePress

GeneratePress

jhJul 13, 20221 min read

Was looking at Gutenberg blocks, and one mentioned how it was tested with some common WP themes, and one of those themes was GeneratePress. Out of the box it’s a…

I wonder…

jhJul 12, 20221 min read

Is there a plugin to bring livejournal-style moods to wordpress?

I should go to bed

jhJul 12, 20221 min read

It’s late. But I was working on someone else’s stuff at the office tonight. Which meant it was too late for me to enjoy my usual Monday night routine. But…

Call To Action Buy My Stuff

Call To Action Buy My Stuff

jhJul 10, 20221 min read

Apparently blogging was never about sharing knowledge and experience or writing for personal enrichment. I have been wrong all these years. The sole purpose of blogging is marketing. There is…

The missing piece for managing multiple WordPress installs: MainWP

The missing piece for managing multiple WordPress installs: MainWP

jhJul 10, 20223 min read

Anyone that has dealt with WordPress’s multisite feature will know how disappointing it is in practice. While the concept of managing multiple WordPress sites from one single dashboard is alluring,…

To the cloud: An email consolidation nightmare

jhJul 8, 20221 min read

For $ome rea$on, the telco and cable ISPs moved their email over to Yahoo many years ago. Ultimately, about a third of all email users are using Yahoo’s email infrastructure.…

Mobile devices

jhJul 7, 20221 min read

Old BlackBerry is the only mobile device to ever get alerts right. This is because it started out as a pager. Windows CE / Windows Mobile had the best home…