New SSD in a Mac Mini

My 2011 Mac Mini was getting long in the tooth. With the upgrade to El Capitan operating system the Mini was definitely struggling. Apple may say that the new operating system is faster, but my real world experience was the exact opposite.

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green Flash Sound Production

When you build a website it needs a Sound Foundation! I just finished a website for a great client and it has just that, a sound foundation using Zurb. Just because you use a CMS like WordPress doesn’t mean you can’t take advantage of the benefits of a framework. The Zurb Foundation is a great place to start.

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What is the browserconfig

If you are looking through your error logs and see that you are missing a browserconfig.xml and you have no idea what this is, you are not alone. It is a Windows things and it is easily fixable.

First of all what the heck is it. Browser configuration files also known as browserconfig is used to define things like tile backgrounds, badge updates, and tile notifications. Browser configuration files let you set these images using external XML files rather than metadata within the HTML markup of a webpage.

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Linux Mint is Cool

What is it?! What is that thing!? Well don’t touch it! But, I did touch it, in fact I took it home. You see I collect old computers people throw away. Most of the time people have no idea what to do with an old PC. The only thing they understand is that they don’t want their information to pass into the hands of someone else. Thats why they give them to me. They ask if I would wipe the PC clean and then send it to the happy PC computing ground in the sky.

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No Media Temple

I Can’s say it enough, Stay Away!

They changed the server packages they offer but never told existing customers of the newly available resources. When I questioned them about being billed for inferior services than they offer on their website they told me it was my responsibility to keep abreast of their services. If I wanted to avail myself of them it was up to me to upgrade my server.

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