Month: February 2005

  • PUM: Create a Website for Free [Update]

    With the release of WordPress v1.5, I have updated the Create a Website for Free PUM with new WordPress v1.5-specific tutorials and resources. If you have yet to create your own website, consider this as your quick-start guide.

  • Adium X Update v0.77

    Adium X has been updated to v0.77. This update is primarily a security release and is recommended for all users. The release notes are available here. Read the Favored Freeware entry for Adium X here.

  • Favored Freeware: VLC

    VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, …) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network. Pros:…

  • Kubrick Header Image Generator

    Kubrickr is a tool that lets you replace that giant blue blob at the top of your WordPress 1.5 blog with a nice photo from Flickr. Simply type some words that relate to your blog and push Submit. Choose one of the photos from the that appears, and save the resulting file to your Default…

  • Any Spam Karma Troubles or Complaints?

    Those who know me well, know that I’m very picky about my anti-spam plugins. I’m more concerned with the effect an anti-spam plugin has on my readers than I am with how effective it is against spam (so Captcha are completely out of the question). I have spent 24 hours using Spam Karma, and it…