software

[edge microsoft software tech]

I wanted to use the “PressThis” button to post about something else quickly today (filesprout - awesome, check it out) but instead I ended up falling down a rabbit hole of trying to set up bookmarklets in Microsoft’s new Edge browser. There are lots of search results on this, but all ultimately point to the same itworld.com article on how to hack this together. Unfortunately, it doesn’t work for me. When I alter the content of a URL link in favourites it just disappears from the browser.

[nono setup software]

If you are a software developer, and you name your installer ‘setup.exe’, I hate you

[coding poe software windows]

I’ve not had a lot of time to work on any side projects lately, been very busy with work and family stuff. But I have just this past month scraped together enough time to put out an new version of my writing app for windows 8, Poe Poe is a simple distraction-free writing app with lots of neat little features to help authors┬áknuckle down and focus on the writing. I won’t go into all the details here - that’s what I built the poe site for.