‘Software’ Archive

Getting KMail up to speed March 10, 2010 1 Comment

How much faster is that, huh? Much faster.

Tidy HTML, PHP, C++ in Komodo February 12, 2010 No Comments

Code tidier, cleaner and beautifier for Komodo

How To Download Documentation with wget January 10, 2010 No Comments

The quick and easy way to download the Zend Framework Documentation.

GNOME Shell, GNOME Do, and things to come December 27, 2009 No Comments

GNOME Shell involves a rethink of your workspaces

December 3, 2009 No Comments

I thought I’d just mention my “Single Most Useful Piece of Software”. I was thinking about how this single little program has done more for me, more reliably than any other program I run. Sure, it only has a couple of settings, and can only be used in certain circumstances, but the sheer usefulness of [...]

htmlentities in ASP.NET + MonoRail + NVelocity October 23, 2009 No Comments

Let’s imagine you started an ASP.NET project … MonoRail …. NVelocity … Imagine my surprise when it turned out that it has no quick way to escape strings.

Linux on the Home Desktop October 13, 2009 No Comments

There has been a lot of talk about this next topic. Perhaps too much talk. This is not a rebel post. This is Linux on the Home Desktop.

DTC’s installation script October 5, 2009 No Comments

This script installs the metapackage, copies our standard settings to /etc, and installs software not available in repositories.

Building metapackages to make installations easier September 29, 2009 No Comments

It is easy to manage the packages on new machines using metapackages. And they’re easier to build than you think.

AMI Collective Bare Auction September 26, 2009 No Comments

We’re happy to announce that The Digital Tool Company has developed the backend bidding system for the AMI Collective Bare Auction. The AMI Collective is a company doing extraordinary illustration and and design work for major national and international clients.
Up to a hundred vinyl Bare figures, 40 cm tall, were handed to as many artists [...]