Horrid Service Experience @mediatemple

Venting… I host my blog @mediatemple. I have been generally satisfied with their service, but have had issues with the speed of their servers. Their telephone customer support has always been helpful… until today! I got an email yesterday telling me that the thumb.php file used in many WordPress themes had been exploited. Since my theme used this executable file,… Continue reading

Nifty Mac Ãœber Tip

Everyone knows that in 10.6 you can do a Quick Look on most files without opening them in the application that created them by simply selecting a file (one click) and then touching the spacebar. I love this feature and use it all of the time.  It was first introduced in 10.5. But I didn’t know that you can use… Continue reading

Great Utilities

Philip Bloom mentioned, in his master class yesterday, a file utility I had not heard of before, one that seems brilliant to me:  ShotPut Pro.  This program will copy your media files from their source (camera card) to up to 3 locations simultaneously.  Brilliant! I think that always having an untouched copy of your original media files and a working… Continue reading