A Quality Website: Great Typography

I love this article– what does quality feel like online? Take a minute and go to your app’s website. And ask yourself, does it scream quality? Long ago, as a linux user with Red Hat 7 I quickly developed a quick way to see if an app I was interested in...

RealPlayer Left Mime Type Icons Behind

Way back when I was starting out as a web designer we used technology from RealNetworks to do some things that were, at the time, pretty amazing. But they quickly got left behind. To the point that the other day when I was attending a webinar, I realized I...

Does Your Software Know Who’s Using It?

Seth Godin says: The people who make desktop software are making themselves obsolete. When you start developing on the web, your default is to be smart, to interact and to be open (with other software and with your users). Desktop software (like Word) is insanely...

Volume Stuck? Try fuser

As detailed at http://ocaoimh.ie/how-to-umount-when-the-device-is-busy/ if you have an external drive that you’ve right-clicked on your desktop and clicked ‘Unmount’ or ‘Eject’ but it says “An application is preventing the volume...