Election fatigue

You may, or may not, have noticed that I haven’t really said anything about any interesting work projects lately. In fact, I’ve barely talked about my job at all. Fact of the matter is, I do work for a political/lobbying organization and this is election season! Granted, we’re involved in state-level politics and not the…

Movable Type upgrade

Yes I did, finally, upgrade the Child Abuse blog to MT 3.11. I listed the reasons why over on that site, so I won’t get into all the details of comment spam again over here. The upgrade was pretty painless, and the upgrade of MT-Blacklist wasn’t too bad either. Both allow for a lot more…

Thanks

Thanks to everyone who left a comment or sent an email about what Firefox extensions they are using. Using those suggestions and some info from this Lockergnome pointer, I’m now running about 12 extensions on a trial basis. We’ll see which ones I end up using, and which ones I end up uninstalling for lack…

Firefox Extensions

Speaking of Firefox, I’d like to invite some comments. What extensions for Firefox do you consider must-haves, and why? Right now my Firefox install has only 3 extensions. GoogleBar, because I got used to using a browser toolbar to access all of Google’s searches, so it’s become automatic for me to do my searching from…

Firefox patch

JR did a nice job of describing how easy it was to install the security patch for Firefox, so I won’t try and repeat what he said, but I do have some additional comments. This is exciting. This is the way a browser should update. This changes a lot for Firefox. I don’t know how…

Over the weekend

If you’re not looking at the link blog, I’d just thought I’d spend a minute and show you what you may have missed. Over the weekend, when I typically do not post here, and this morning I pointed a few interesting things that I wanted to spend more time looking at later. I thought regular…