Over the past few years as I have gotten into photography more, I have been farily successful at ignoring the fact that my monitor(s) weren't the best and probably weren't outputting color correctly. Every now and then I'd tinker with Adobe Gamma but give up after nearly going cross-eyed (you know what I mean if you've … Continue reading Monitor Calibration with the Spyder 3 Pro
The development of Chef has been pretty interesting thus far. I had almost forgotten how much work is involved in getting an application shippable like this. My previous experience was with the release WakeUp! Alarm Clock, but that was as off-the-cuff as you can get: simple version control (umm, none at first then graduated to … Continue reading Bug Tracking
As promised a while back, I have a few comments on the short time I've been a member of myspace. First, a quick background. I've been quite curious of the whole social networking fad that has been going on. As such, I first joined Facebook to get a peek at what it was all about. … Continue reading MySpace
I've been using this great utility for a few months now, and it's installed on every one of my computers now. If you're using Windows and find yourself inundated with applications in your taskbar you should give it a shot. I started using it just to rearrange running applications but I just installed the latest … Continue reading Taskbar Shuffle
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A while back I installed the trial version of TechSmith's SnagIt software. I remember asking myself why on earth I would need a utility to capture screenshots - seriously, what's so hard about alt+PrintScreen, pasting into an image editor, cropping, and saving to a file? This afternoon I purchased a copy. I grew to love … Continue reading TechSmith SnagIt
A week or so ago I purchased a copy of Axialis Icon Workshop 6.0 Corporate Edition so I could crank out good looking icons for Chef. I have used trial editions of past versions and found it to be a very good product, but never pulled the trigger to buy it. 6.0 changed that in … Continue reading Axialis Icon Workshop 6.0