Archive for October, 2008

Posted in Twitter on October 31, 2008

Twitter Updates for 2008-10-31

Feeling icky, so went home early tonight (8pm). Nice and soundly asleep by 9pm. Boss wakes me up (false alarm), now staring at ceiling. # The longer I lay here trying to fall back asleep, the more pissed off I get that I can’t fall asleep, which causes me to be more awake. # Powe ... Continue Reading

Posted in Twitter on October 30, 2008

Twitter Updates for 2008-10-30

Finally completed my day of battling bugs and now to go home and battle the sewing machine in making my halloween costume. Joy! # Let’s hope I have equal or better success with the sewing machine as I did with my bugs today otherwise my costume will be frightening. # 1 kickass ide ... Continue Reading

Posted in Twitter on October 29, 2008

Twitter Updates for 2008-10-29

OH: “I wouldn’t have even made it on the short bus. The damn thing would have run me over when I tried to get on.” # USPS needs to lay off the damn crack pipe. There are 61 different ZIP+9’s for this one physical street address in New York (varies by Apt #) # Enjoy ... Continue Reading

Posted in Twitter on October 28, 2008

Twitter Updates for 2008-10-28

@codinghorror That’s one pathetic statement whoever you are quoting said. Even my scrappy blog gets 50 unique visits in an _hour_. # Feel bad for the S&R department. They gotta deliver 120lb shipped weight of stuff to my cube today. Go AMZN Prime Next Day Air! # My favorite type ... Continue Reading

Posted in Twitter on October 27, 2008

Twitter Updates for 2008-10-27

Nice! I write a blog post on plist XML parsing in PHP and in less than 15 minutes I am the #2 result in Google. http://is.gd/4TfN # Came into office today after taking the weekend off and the fridge was empty. I guess it’s easy to take, but not to restock from cabinet. # Twitter Pol ... Continue Reading

Posted in Twitter on October 26, 2008

Twitter Updates for 2008-10-26

Useless bit of random trivia. It’s slightly more likely for the 13th of the month to be on a Friday than any other day of the week. # Lately been finding interesting bits of knowledge by playing with older programming languages. Today’s language of discovery is HAL/S. # I thin ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on October 26, 2008

PHP parser for OS X plist XML files

Digging around today for a PHP parser for OSX plist files, I was surprised to find no good pre-existing solutions. Even Apple’s own site gives a relatively poor solution to the problem (see here). Normally SimpleXML is enough to handle most XML parsing needs, but the plist XML format ... Continue Reading

Posted in Twitter on October 25, 2008

Twitter Updates for 2008-10-25

Please please please let this work! RC1B4 FTW! # I need a new battery for my MacBook. I’m afraid to go to the Apple store tho, as I might end up walking home with a new MBP instead. Pitty # @meekthegeek Very sad to hear the news, but not surprised considerng. I will buy all your swa ... Continue Reading

Posted in Twitter on October 23, 2008

Twitter Updates for 2008-10-23

Working while watching a movie I haven’t seen in years. Only movie I know of which ever in my life made me freak out and have nightmares. # Thought it might be something I would grow out but I am already on edge less than half way through. Also weirdest of movies to scare from. # Bo ... Continue Reading

Posted in Twitter on October 22, 2008

Twitter Updates for 2008-10-22

Somebody needs to teach lawyers that it makes absolutely no sense to give something away to the world, but not allow yourself to use it. # @jzawodn Don’t you mean 16bit world? 8bit world would only allow 256 rows… # It’s gotta suck to be someone with a lot of followers ... Continue Reading