You lie, you lie, with a booger in your eye!!
About Facebook’s New Terms, Privacy Settings and More
I just got the Facebook email where they are updating their terms and policies and introducing privacy basics.
What I know about this is that it will (already does) create a flurry of status updates that sound/appear something like.
“This lengthy, rambling, pseudo-legalese blah blah blah – protects me from the monster that is Facebook, Zuckerberg, and the CIA. Blah blah blah. And by posting it, I declare that I am a sovereign nation!”
ABSTRACT: A tutorial to teach you how to create image rollover buttons using CSS.
I’m not going to teach you all about CSS and HTML elements here. I’m going to assume some knowledge; that you know what CSS is and that you know what a <div> tag is.
A Summary of the Steps Needed to Create Rollover Buttons using CSS. More explanation below. Continue Reading →
File under: Automate Everything.
ABSTRACT: This is a simple explanation of how I use Microsoft Publisher to create web images – in this case buttons with a rollover effect. I’ve provided a downloadable publisher file with the necessary VBA code.
I’ll explain the CSS and HTML to make the rollovers happen at a later date.
The Cobbler and His Children’s Shoes
First, I should be automating a LOT more. My consulting company, Pulse Infomatics, automates documents, reports, and other stuff. I’ve been an automation fanatic for 25+ years (yeah, I’m that old). In fact, read my book, Building Your I.T. Career, and you’ll find that I suggest (strongly) that information technology has only two roles: Information & Automation. Automation is the one most often neglected in organizations and is easily the most valuable! Continue Reading →
Should I Install Facebook Messenger?
ABSTRACT: This blog post covers security concerns over Facebook Messenger but also covers security, technology and philosophy/policy.
This question – or something like it – has come up with clients and friends a LOT lately. Mostly due to Facebook separating functionality from their main app into two apps. The Facebook App (your timeline and stream of photos) and Messenger – an app focused on direct person(s) to person(s) chatting.
Articles have cropped out – most with an ominous tone of big brother watching you – due to “permissions” the application requests when it is installed. Continue Reading →