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My second home on the net

DonationCoder has long been my favorite place on the net. Not just “my favorite place for talking about software” – my favorite place on the net, period. So in the kastlfew years, every time I wrote a little app that seemed fit for public consumption, I published it there first: ActiveHotkeys, StopWatch, and now Echo. (And yes, Radio too, but that isn’t quite ready yet!)

So, if you need support for any of the new ...

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Oh Shift!

The software that runs FileForum has a neat/annoying bug. When you type a review and use the word Shift (the modifier key starting with “S”), the forum software thinks you’re swearing and replaces the last 4 letters of the word with three (3!) asterisks. As in: “press Shift+Enter” becomes “press s***+Enter”. And no, I did not forget to include the letter “F” when typing the name of the key.

This is what you type:

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A content management system that lives up to its name

Here’s how to become a hero of these Internets, in one easy step: write a Better CMS.

Yes, really. Bear with me.

I can’t believe I’m so different from everyone else on the planet that there is no CMS made just for my needs. And yet there isn’t, which makes me think there’s a big, BIG niche to fill, because I cannot possibly be the only one. (One would hope!) Before I say why I think this would fly and why it ...

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