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Modifying the X10 DS10A sensor

Sure, more and more WiFi-connected home automation gadgets are being released on the market. But most of them are prohibitively expensive, and it’s still ver...

OSX terminal tricks

1. Pop up a message in the Finder osascript -e ‘tell app "Finder" to display dialog "Hello World"‘

Six essential Google Analytics metrics

I attended an excellent webinar on Google Analytics the other day hosted by Niel Robertson and Anna Sawyer from Trada. I’ve been using some metrics in my cus...

How to edit a public Google map

I was looking for a new apartment for when I go back to school, and wanted a listing of all apartments in the area. Thankfully, someone had already mapped ou...