Firefox for Mac is slow

For some reason Firefox for Mac is sluggish while using Gmail and Yahoo Mail. I am now using Camino as my primary Mac browser while still using Firefox on my PC. Hopefully the folks at Mozilla will compile a separate version of Firefox that is faster on the Mac. Until then, I’ll be using Camino.


This is a very interesting add on for Firefox that allows you to turn any web page into a white board. It also has a place mark feature that allows you to mark your place in web pages. This one only works on Firefox but is a great example at what the next generation of…

Very fast browsing with Camino

I’ve been playing with a new web browser on my Mac this week called Camino. It was recommended to me by cmp101.  Camino is a very, very fast Mozilla-based browser for Mac only. I was a bit skeptical at first, but Camino is seriously growing on me. It doesn’t have all the options and plugins…

Stopping Form Spam

There’s no easy answer. You have a web site with a contact us form, and someone out there uses it for spam. If you’re using or a similar script you should make sure that the recipient’s email is not passed through http. In other words, hard code the recipient email in the script. I…

Netvibes start page

This is simply the coolest start page I’ve seen to date. These new web 2.0 applications are outstanding.


Here’s an interesting start page that acts more like a desktop within your browser than a simple web page.

Stumble Upon Video

Here’s an interesting site that introduces you to new videos you probably haven’t seen. They have channels setup that you can choose from. You give them your preferences and they expose you to new videos. Pretty cool! Stumble Upon Video

How to send email to cell phones

Here are the email addresses for the 6 most popular cellular phone carriers: T-Mobile: Virgin Mobile: Cingular: Sprint: Verizon: Nextel: phonenumber = your 10 digit phone number

BCC instead of CC

I can’t stress this enough. NEVER USE THE CC FIELD IN EMAIL!!! So many people want to CC everyone but all that does is expose everyone to each other. A simple way to send mail to multiple people is to send it to yourself. Put your own email address in the TO field, and put…

Stop Daylight Savings…Please!

I just can’t tell you how much I hate daylight savings. Okay, it’s fun during the summer when the sun sets at 9pm, but they’ve now extended it by about 3 weeks and I just can’t believe that many people like it. Daylight savings plays havoc with my sleep pattern, and it just throws everything…

How to Remove / Hide the Blogger Navbar

Need to remove the Blogger navbar from your blog? Here are some easy CSS edits. Old Blogger Copy the following code and paste it in your style sheet. #b-navbar { height:0px; visibility:hidden; display:none } That’s it. New Blogger Copy this code and place it in your template… #navbar-iframe { height:0px; visibility:hidden; display:none } No navbar!