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VirtualBox Resize Windows XP

Posted by: Neum in Geek
Jan. 8, 2014, 4:04 a.m.
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So there is all sorts of posts out there on how to resize a virtualbox disk when you start getting errors that Windows is running out of disk space. I found most of them to be very confusing. It's really very fast and easy, so let's get this done.

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Mavericks

Posted by: Neum in Geek
Dec. 10, 2013, 5:12 p.m.
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Upgraded to OSX Mavericks last night, with a little apprehension. Past upgrades have usually broken all sorts of things with my development environment so the next day is spent trying to get my local Django, Python and everything else straightened out. I couldn't afford to have a bunch of downtime right now though as I have a huge project going on at work that is going to launch in a few weeks.

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Django Mezzanine Twitter Setup

Posted by: Neum in Webmaster
Dec. 9, 2013, 6:07 p.m.
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Setting up your Mezzanine based site to pull in a feed from Twitter has changed quite a bit over the past few years as the system has evolved. Now its incredibly simple to set up but the documentation is pretty terse and it's not immediately evident how to do it. All you have to do is follow a few simple steps:

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Chrome 30 Breaks FKCeditor

Posted by: Neum in Coder
Nov. 26, 2013, 10:21 p.m.
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Recently at work I had a perplexing issue. One of the knowledge workers' browser suddenly stopped loading the FCKeditor in Magento. It was weird because myself and everyone else who used the administration side of Magento was able to edit pages and products just fine and have the editor load up no problem. At first I though it might be a javascript issue or something but that was working fine everywhere else. Finally I loaded the network panel and saw an error there

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iShowU Pro Green Screen

Posted by: Neum in Hacker
Nov. 14, 2013, 6:10 p.m.
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So I recently spent a good while recording an incredible screen cast for some documentation I need to create. After finally finishing the recording I was dismayed to find that iShowU had recorded nothing but a GREEN SCREEN. That elicited some colorful language, even if it was just in my head. What the heck happened??!

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