SSL certificates for a web site are pretty cheap, as is SSL-capable web hosting. However, for development reasons, I need a wildcard certificate and refuse to pay the several hundred dollars (annual) fee to a […]
Do you know what the Easter Bunny does the other 364 days of the year?
I’ve been meaning to post a few words of thanks to Diann here and properly give her credit for (among things too numerous to count) a lot of my site design ideas and motivation. She […]
Spring finally made a convincing appearance here this weekend. Much outdoor roaming and dog training was done.
I discovered that WordPress doesn’t support outputting secure (HTTPS) links for the login, admin, and registration pages. SSL seeems to be an all-or-nothing thing for them. It also doesn’t provide a way to limit your […]
Web comics that I think are (usually) worth reading: Scary Go Round, by John Allison Penny Arcade, written by Jerry Holkins and illustrated by Mike Krahulik Achewood, by Chris Onstad Over-compensating, by Jeffrey Rowland, author […]
I’ve been using a fountain pen for years, but I had never known a fountain-pen-safe waterproof ink — until today. Apparently the folks at the Noodler’s Ink Company have created a few inks that contain […]
Riad Lemhachheche at the Oregon State University is conducting a survey on how people use and perceive Wi-Fi networks. Go take the survey.
I’ve switched over to WordPress for keeping up the Rantings page here. I’ll be messing around with settings for a few days, but please email me if you see anything strange. Expect this place to […]