Google adding Chrome Desktop Notification for Gmail

January 28th, 2011 - Cool Apps, In the News

This is pretty interesting, I was in my gmail this morning, and noticed a message that I can enable desktop alerts just by using Google Chrome. Now you can get chat / email alerts without popping back and forth from your work to your gmail account. To activate the feature, go to your Gmail settings […]

Coldfusion and checking if a variable is Defined

January 26th, 2011 - Coldfusion, How To, PHP, Thoughts & Rants

As I work with Coldfusion 9, I can’t help but keep comparing it to PHP, and I get annoyed by some of the small differences. One thing that I really have been getting annoyed with lately is checking if a variable is defined.  In most cases you could do a simple check, is it empty? […]

Really cool 404 page on GitHub

January 20th, 2011 - CSS, Javascript, Reviews, Thoughts & Rants

Well I happened to stumble over this fancy shmancy 404 page today at GitHub, and I must say it is simplistic, yet VERY impressive (maybe its the whole starwars thing) but I really like the simple 3D effect that is created by using layered images. Try it yourself, go to: https://github.com/thispagenotfound And move your mouse […]

Webmojo.ca relaunched!

January 13th, 2011 - In the News, Thoughts & Rants

Woo, well I’m happy to announce that after slaving away on a few dark wintery nights, I have put enough time into building a new version for my consulting company — Webmojo.ca About Webmojo… Webmojo is a collaborative effort by skilled individuals, each with their own unique set of skills and area’s of expertise.  Our […]

Need some icons for your next design? Grab Fugue Icons

January 10th, 2011 - CSS

Primarily I am a web developer and not much of a designer unless there is a critical need of it (just takes me longer than a standard designer), any who, I really appreciate complete icon packs (complete in the sense that it can be used for a LOT of applications) and not just for ‘desktop […]