Fun with BASH: Going from bitmap to 3D printed object

One of the joys in owning a Makerbot is that you’re never really more than an hour away from having a print of something that you need. Be that a fashion design idea, toy, body scan of you and your partner, give yourself a hand, or something intricate with interlocking parts that you really just thinks is pretty cool. An …

Using a common mySQL installation on Development machines

Modern web development is maggoty with languages and syntaxes, packages and deployments. Some things are constant amongst various projects, like databases and configuration files. Today I had to install Redmine on my Dev box in preparation for a project but already have ServerPress also running. This replaced MAMP for local WordPress and php development a month or so ago. Unfortunately …

New Plugins for PageLines DMS

After a week of using the fantastic PageLines DMS¬†update it became clear to me that: This system making WordPress theming a much faster endeavor There is a pretty good plugin system built into the package One of the things I wanted to do was copy and paste section content from template to template. Another thing was to have WYSIWYG support …