MicroPython and the ESP8266

My most recent interests have involved IoT devices and separately getting better at writing Python. So here are a few thoughts and notes from my experiences combining these. Hopefully someone will find this helpful (I will probably find it helpful in a few months when I’ve forgotten everything I …

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MODX and Markdown

The Problem

MODX is a great CMS and generally what I turn to when I have any sort of web related project. With all the power it provides, there have been many times when I get caught up in trying to make modifications in the wrong way.

A perfect example …

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Welcome 2012

Welcome 2012! Apparently the world is ending, so I feel like my goal of getting all my debt paid off this year should be postponed until I find out for sure. Hah, wouldn't that be silly. So far this year has been somewhat productive, even if the projects I'm talking …

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I think I just woke up

At least it feels a bit like I just woke up. Things have been busy, busy, busy around here. Most of what I've been working on lately has been for my current employer so not a whole lot to talk about on that front. As for MODx, I actually released …

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Things I learned this week 6/14 - 6/18

This is my first weekly (hopefully) post about stuff I've learned/realized through the week. Hopefully there will be enough to make this somewhat valuable. And if nothing else, I can browse back through and remember stuff if I need it. Things will probably revolve mostly around MODx Revolution, with …

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MODx Makes Me Hungry

So, today I was busy at work, not working on my actual work, it was great. Well, that sounds bad, it was slightly related to my work, we can call it more of a research day. Anyhow, I was busy working... on this blog... and well I look at the …

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I Love Me Some MODx

I've been "playing" on the web for quite a while now. And really, I don't have a whole lot to show for it. Well, at least when looking for things I've built for myself. And as I would really enjoy making a regular job out of this, I figured it …

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Tables Make Me Cry

Today I had my heart broken. Not by a girl mind you, but by my boss. "How can this be?" you might ask. Today I was told our coding standard is changing to specify that we are only to use tables for all layout on any pages created.

CSS takes …

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