Category Archives: Hacking

Session IV: CSS Intermediate/Advanced Techniques

Presenter: Eric Meyer Changing the topic .. Session IV: CSS Intermediate/Advanced Techniques Ways of Thinking CSS doesn’t care what you think HTML elements should do. Examples: display header content in page messing with default table layout (turning a table with … Continue reading

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Pre-session II – CSS

Tools Firebug. Web Developer Toolbar W3C Validator CSS GLossary Specificity how specific an item is.specificity is a straight count specificity value represented /*  (1) ,(2),(3),(4)       *specificity  count uses an infinitely large base necesitating a delimeter in a specificity value(4) … Continue reading

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Sites of Interest

Jurisdictions http://www.bayfieldcounty.org youtube.com/morriscountynj http://www.stlouispark.org/ – pinnacle award 2008 Blogs tsa blog http://govsocmed.pbworks.com/ www.govloop.com www.webcontent.gov www.munigov.org Open Data ogdisdk.cloudapp.net

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Essential Firefox Addons

Browser Flock Browser Add-ons ColorZilla DNS Cache FireBug Page Speed FireFTP FireTorrent FlashGot MeasureIt Network Tools (Router Status) Palette Grabber ShowIP Ubiquity Web Developer To Try: Tamper Data YSlow GreaseMonkey PixelPerfect Live HTTP Headers FoxyProxy

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How to Convert .cdr to .iso in Leopard

Go into Disk Utility and highlight the CD which is in the drive. Click “New Image” in the toolbar up above. Image format should be “DVD/CD master”. Name it, Save it Open the Terminal. Goto the path where you saved … Continue reading

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Quicksilver Goodness

QuickSilver from BlackTree Software is a AMAZINGLY GREAT launcher for the Mac. It’s a three pane launcher for the Mac that I’ve been using for about six months. In short, a three pane launcher allows you to launch apps or … Continue reading

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Hacking the Apple TV – Patchstick & SSH

The first thing I wanted to do was add SSH so I could log into the Apple TV and see what was going on. The Apple TV hacks sites around the web seem to be fairly out dated, and the … Continue reading

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Hacking the Apple TV

I’ve been fascinated with building my own PVR for a while, been kicking around what to do for a while. I’m really drawn to MYTH TV, especially with the Front end/Back End split. Finally decided to do go for it. … Continue reading

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