Random thoughts.

  • Writing your own Prestashop Module – Part 2

    Creating a basic module Introduction In this second part of the series we will look at creating our first basic Prestashop module that can be controlled from the Back Office. The Module class Similar to the ObjectModel base class, all Prestashop modules are extended from a common base class used to define their basic functionality. […]

  • Writing your own PrestaShop Module – Part 1

    So you want to write a module? Introduction There has always been a little bit of Voodoo associated Prestashop modules. This has been mainly down to a lack of documentation available, but never fear — this series of tutorials aim to introduce module writing to the PHP programming masses. This series will look at building […]

  • Difference between the iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS Glass Digitizer Touch Screen and LCD

    If you’ve broken your iPhone 3G or 3GS and contemplating on one the following scenarios think again: “Why can’t I replace my broken iPhone 3G Digitizer and/or iPhone 3G LCD with a newer iPhone 3GS Digitizer and/or iPhone 3GS LCD, it has to be better, right?” or “Why can’t I replace my broken iPhone 3GS […]

  • iPhone Apps: Tips and Tricks to Building the next killer app

    What are the elements to building a successful app on the iPhone? The talk will describe multiple paths to both building and marketing an iPhone app and describe pros and cons of each approach. We will use our own app as a case study of both what to do, and what not to do, with […]

  • How not to replace your iPhone glass

    This is actually a pretty funny video. You think he’s going to teach you how to replace the glass but wait til the end. Mind you he’s not repairing an iPhone 3G.

  • Beginning iPhone Development

    Beginning iPhone Development is a pretty good book for those wanting to get into iPhone development. The book does a good job of explaining all the details of all you’ll be learning and exploring in the book. The first few chapters take you through the basics, and each chapter builds up to the next. I […]

  • If President Reagan were addressing us today

    President Reagan 1981 Inaugural Address How well President Reagan 1981 Inaugural Address would have fit in our current state of the economy. Are we in similar times or worse?

  • DIY iPhone 3G Glass Repair

    If you have dropped your iPhone 3G or iPhone 3GS and have broken the glass or severely scratched the screen then this Video is for you. This is a complete tutorial on to replace the glass and digitizer on your iPhone 3G or iPhone 3GS. Replacement parts can be purchased here @ http://iphoneshopusa.com YouTube httpvhd://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4mboB8p-sdw […]

  • Don’t Make Squirrel Burgers

    Don’t Make Squirrel Burgers

    Your manager comes to you and says “Hey, Joe.  Let’s talk.  I need to get a new system developed to keep track of our help desk calls.  It needs to have a slick user-interface that is easy to navigate, it needs to be fast, and also we need integration with SAP.”  You ponder what the system […]

  • San Diego Fires October 2007

    San Diego Fires October 2007

    Satellite Photo of the smoke coming out of San Diego