I’ve Been Hacked! The “I’m getting money to take surveys” Hacking Epidemic (And how to boost your security)

Yes, I know this is the face you make when mean old hackers steal your blogging toys (passwords, logins, and such). This post comes as a reaction to many bloggers being attacked by a hack that creates a blog post names something like “Yaay! I’m Getting Money To Take Surveys” (or variations on that theme). […]

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5 Best Free Online Color Utilities

Have you ever needed to generate a color palette for a project? Wanted to know what the HTML color code was for a color in your image? Wondered if you actually matched those colors correctly? If you are ready to show your true colors, then here are a few sites that can help you plan […]

Slide Presentations Can Kill (Save Yourself!)

It’s happened before. Maybe you don’t believe me. Maybe you doubt the potency of a poorly designed slide, but I’ve seen it first hand, and trust me, you don’t want to be responsible for it. For instance, just the other day

The Day I Jailbroke My iPhone

Hi, my name is Joe…and I’m an addict. I remember the day it all started. I was shopping for a new iPod in Best Buy when the diligent salesman decided to try his luck talking me into the (then) new iPod Touch. I turned him down flat.

Legalize Calligraffiti!

Maybe you’ve seen graffiti, and maybe you’ve seen some really good graffiti, but if you haven’t discovered Calligraffiti, you just haven’t lived yet. As an artist, and someone who loves the way hip-hop culture has impacted art and street visuals, the marriage of graffiti and calligraphy, for me, is a match made in heaven.