Know Your Weapons. (For those seeking a very fast class on DPICMs, a category of weapons referenced in previous post.) More soon.


Thanks for the great birthday.


Thanks for the great birthday.


The best part of dating Nikki is I have no doubt she can get a perfect score on this test.


The best part of dating Nikki is I have no doubt she can get a perfect score on this test.


Talking about Zombies at work on Friday reminded me to post about this 5 step video / quiz Rails walkthrough micro site:

It’s really quite awesome for learning some of the basic ins and outs of Rails. It basically aids the learning for the Getting Started guide…


This customer spotlight video from Xero includes some great shots of Ext JS and Sencha Touch.

Via Fast Company’s Co.Design.


Video: A chat with Hans Rosling at TEDxSummit

“The strive for a washing machine is stronger than the strive for democracy,” says TEDTalks star Hans Rosling at the beginning of this casual video, shot at TEDxSummit last week. On a sunny Tuesday afternoon, Rosling sat down with a group of fans to chat about presenting data with clarity and passion — using Legos, rocks and humor that reveals deep insight. He muses, too, on TEDx itself, the worldwide movement of people sharing ideas at independent events in their own communities. What does it mean that so many people want to be part of TEDx — and what’s next?
Film: What Took You So Long?
Music: Just a Band:


First - “Kinley takes forever to update when I install it”.

I’d like to conclude this is easily fixed, it’s not. It doesn’t, however, affect the theme or your blog in anyway. I’ll do what I do best when dealing with your questions and blame Tumblr (that was humor). If you experience this problem…


Forbes article about billionaire Sheldon Adelson, who has hinted he may donate up to $100m to Gingrich or another Republican candidate.


Timeouts are lightning-quick interviews. Five questions to help you get to know the players holding court at Dribbble. Many thanks to Diane for being today’s interviewee.

Who are you? Let us know where you hail from and what you do.

avatarMy name is Diane Faye Zerr, of Faye & Co from…


(This post is part of’s ongoing series, “Getting the News.” In our efforts to understand everything about social news, we’re reaching out to writers and thinkers we like to ask them how they get their daily news. Read the first post here. See all of the posts, from writers and…