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Canada Post is suing Geocoder.ca, the first free canadian geocoder website, for providing a crowd-sourced list of publicly available postal code data. This idea is absolutely absurd. Postal codes are simply a tool used for routing, like telephone numbers or internet...read more
Smart TVs are dumb. There, I said it. Lots of people agree too: John Siracusa hits the nail on the head with his article: CES: Worse Products Through Software In December, NDP Group reported that people only use TVs for watching video in Internet Connected TVs Are...read more
I'm not sure all of these could be considered tips / hacks -- some are more like observations, perhaps to trigger personal realizations. Still, it's all pretty great! 26 Time Management Hacks I Wish I'd Known at 20 from Etienne...read more
Today I realized that I could start the iOS Simulator (that ships with Xcode) via Alfred! I did this by navigating to the path below in Finder, then dragging-and-dropping the folder into Alfred's "Search Scope":...read more
This morning I upgraded to Coda 2.0.1 and was unable to connect to any of my remote sites. The following error popped up on each attempt to connect to a site: "An SSH config file contains one or more errors. Please correct them to use this file." I did some debugging...read more
UPDATE: I was wrong about being wrong! In the comments section below, Billy Hoffman has pointed out that gzip compression is still incredibly useful, and that I should do better research. ;) Today I had to rethink how I serve data to my users. According to an answer...read more
Git is magnificent. No single tool has saved me as much time, effort, and sanity as Git and I recommend it's use to every developer, designer, and power-user I know. What's so great about Git? I had planned to sit down this evening and write an article extolling the...read more
Immediately after installing Lion I encountered the problem and have been researching it since. I thought I had fixed the problem by turning off pointer acceleration, but unfortunately that just reduced the symptoms. My experience: I first noticed that my mouse...read more
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