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Phantom iPhone Alarm is Back!

Posted by: Neum in Mac User
Sept. 22, 2015, 8:51 p.m.
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A few years ago with my first to 3rd generation iPhones I found that I couldn't trust the alarm. Sometimes I would set it and it simply would either not go off or it would be so quiet that it never roused me from sleep. I quickly learned that I was an idiot to trust it and always added a second alarm clock to the mix if I had anything important to wake up for.

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Stock Photos

Posted by: Neum in Designer
Feb. 17, 2015, 5:22 p.m.
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Finally, something cool again happening in (non-) stock photography. Remember like 10 years ago when iStockphoto was killing it. Love what Death To The Stock Photos is doing. You really should go there and sign up for their list.

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Upgrading to Yosemite

Posted by: Neum in Coder
Nov. 17, 2014, 6:15 p.m.
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So today I took the plunge and upgraded to Yosemite. With all of the Django and Homebrew setup on my mac it's always interesting to see what breaks when upgrading. First thing that was off was Postgres was not started, which is what I use for local dev so I can use a production dataset when testing. When I tried to run "brew doctor" I got an error:

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Spam Control with jQuery

Posted by: Neum in Coder
Nov. 11, 2014, 11:45 p.m.
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Recently at work I was faced with a problem. We use an outsourced CRM solution so I send lead forms directly to them. Things work but the only solution they have for spam control is using a captcha. A solution I'm not particularly fond of. Especially since one of those forms is in the footer of our site and it would just be flat out ugly.

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Upgrading Ghost on Webfaction

Posted by: Neum in Coder
Oct. 29, 2014, 5:39 p.m.
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A while back I started a blog using Ghost to try it out. Webfaction made it easy by having a 1 click installer for it almost immediately after it was available. The site has been up and running for a while and I noticed that there have been several upgrades since I installed it so I wanted to upgrade to the latest version. Here is how I did that. Note that these instructions will only work if you installed Ghost using the Webfaction installer.

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