Category: Personal

2022: Year in Review

January 3, 2023

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Topics: Personal.

I did this last year, so why not turn it into a tradition? One of my goals for 2023 is to do more writing, so this is as good a place as any to get started. I organized things topically for 2021, so I’ll stick with that. WordPress Contributions I made only 32 commits to WordPress core in 2022, but that included fixing some important accessibility issues, so I feel reasonably accomplished with that. I continue to focus primarily on […]

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2021: Year in Review

January 6, 2022

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Topics: Personal, WordPress.

It’s time for my annual look back at what’s been going on in the last year! And by “annual” I mean “I’ve never done this before, so don’t bother looking.” This last year was a busy one, replete with challenges and opportunities of all types. It’s not even feasible for me to really review everything I did this year, but I’ll at least cover WordPress & WordPress plugins. Working on WordPress I became a WordPress Committer in September 2019, but […]

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Netflix: Instant Viewing

May 31, 2007


Topics: Personal, Web Development.

The “instant viewing” program from Netflix — streaming video for Netflix subscribers — is supposed to be available to their entire subscriber network by June of 2007. I tried it out last night. It was awesome. Netflix doesn’t yet have a particularly extensive collection in their instant viewing treasure trove, but it’s certainly substantial enough to provide items of interest for most audiences, with about 2,000 videos to watch across genres. I watched a 45 minute television program at full […]

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Two weeks without posting.

May 29, 2007

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All right, I confess — I’ve been delinquent. But, to be fair, I have been writing! What I’ve been writing, however, is not for publication on this blog. Actually, I’ve been writing for print — rather a novelty for me! At any rate, I’m having an article published in Qualityworld, the journal of the Chartered Quality Institute. Quality assurance is not an area where I have a lot of specific experience, but the whole subject of planning and building a […]

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