Archive for December 2008

Off to Tahoe tomorrow, oh yeah!

Uploaded with plasq‘s Skitch! Tomorrow is Sierra‘s opening day, and we plan to be there! Oh yeah! We will see how the Smart car performs at the mountains. I don’t think the back gates or West Bowl are open yet, but I don’t care, just riding down a bit of Sugar-n-Spice and Lower Main will [...]

Just added Facebook Connect to this blog

Uploaded with plasq‘s Skitch! Sociable released a WordPress plugin to link up WordPress blogs to Facebook with Facbeook Connect. I just installed it, took about 5 minutes, and it works great. It allows you to link your FB account to this blog, so you can post comments with your FB identity. Your comments are automatically [...]

Flickr user MSM posted some 5dm2 test videos

Not bad!

RESTful in-place edit in Rails and jRails/jQuery

I’ve been using jRails in my recent Rails projects, the original Rails in-place editing plugin uses script.aculo.us, there is a jRails version of it, but neither of them is RESTful – they both create extra actions to update the in-place edit fields. I found janv’s rest_in_place plugin and it uses the default update action to [...]

37signals also saw the benefits of AWS

37signals moved TaDaList to run on pretty much the same things I’m using: EC2, EBS, Elastic IPs, Apache, Passenger. They also started from the same Ubuntu Intrepid images. Joshua posted more info on their setup in the comments section of the blog post: Joshua Sierles 28 Nov 08 Matt, Our custom image is based on [...]