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New Twitter time-tracking tool; not beautiful, but a neat idea.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

Greetings, ‘@workon‘ is a brutally simple time tracker; it’s mainly to scratch my own itch, but I’d like to open it up to others.  Twitter has opened up it to 20,000 API calls per hour, which is 19,800 more than I think it’ll need.  🙂  It’s a Rails application, listening to email via IMAP in […]

gotAPI Fluid Icon

Thursday, March 19th, 2009

Greetings, I’m definitely not an artist, and there’s not much to work with from gotAPI. No logo on the blog, Twitter, and the site’s main logo is textual. The favicon is the only piece of abstract iconography to work from, so that’s what the Fluid icon is based on. It works for me, because I’m […]

Shameless exploitation of recent news…

Saturday, October 7th, 2006

Greetings, If Speaker Dennis Hastert is forced to step down, due to the issues surrounding what he knew and when he knew it, does that mean he’s been ex-Foley-ated? —  Morgan Schweers, CyberFOX!

Work/Life Balance versus The Passion of the Code.

Friday, December 23rd, 2005

Greetings, Robert Scoble takes Mark Lucovsky to task over seeing passion in Google workers sticking around until all hours of the night. This is a hard thing to explain if you haven’t been there. I’ve been there twice, once with McAfee Associates, in full-bore, turbo-charged engineer mode, fighting against the world-wide virus writing epidemic in […]