How To Find the Private Key For the Delicious API

I’d like to write a python script that looked at my Delicious Bookmarks and checks to see if they are dead links. This is possible because Delicious has an API. And you can just ask for what you want by asking for a specific URL. That works fine as long as you don’t want your…

Corona SDK Game Project Post-mordem

This past semester I audited Intro to Digital Entertainment at ACU. I’ve always been interested in video game development and wanted to learn more. For my final project I decided to write a video game using the cross-platform mobile SDK, Corona. That project was due last Thursday and I decided to post my thoughts on…

Scripting XCode4 To Generate Method Comments

This article will show you how to use a python script to generate a comment from the actual declaration of the method. So you’d have something that looked like this (Click image at right for bigger) XCode 4 Doesn’t Support Scripting of Any Kind XCode 4 removed the Script Menu and all the hooks that…

How To Send URLs From iPhone to Home Browser

I’ve run in to many times where I’m browsing on my iPhone or iPad and want to browse a page at home, but there is no easy was to send the URL and have it just open in my desktop machine’s browser. Well today I figure it out and here’s how you do it. You…

Custom RSS Feed for a Podcast Category

I’ve started a podcast for my GlamourApprentice.com site. To make things easier I just made the podcasts their own category in WordPress and created a feed burner feed for that categories RSS2 feed. The first episode went out and I subscribed to it in iTunes by entering the Feedburner RSS feed. And the name for…

Good Work If You Can Get it

When I took my current job I said it would probably the last one I ever had where I worked for someone else. My idea was to learn to work for myself. But if I could find a company in Houston that worked like this, I’d go work for them. From a high level, Google’s…

Xyle

If you do anything with web design you should check out Xyle. It is a very cool tool for analyzing he style sheets of websites. The interface is awesome. My office mate, who doesn’t do any web stuff that I’m aware of said you should register just on the principal of it being so cool….

Squible, A new kind of blog look.

This is the demo site for Squible, a WordPress theme. It is really different and takes a totally unusual approach to how a blog should look. For one it only shows you part of one post on the main page. It also puts your blogroll on another page. It is based on tag and not…