From 2024-07 back to 2011-09

March, 2024

Meanwhile on the Wiki

December, 2020

CSS Variables are cool

November, 2020

Stashy is a Really simple Key Value store

March, 2020

Tips For Working From Home

January, 2020

Productivity with Powershell: Grab your agenda from outlook as plain text

2019 By The Numbers

October, 2019

5 minutes to import CSV to a database: What do you do?

Desert Skies - exclusive inside information from the developers

July, 2019

What is NimbleText (a story about cheese)

Secrets of Mastering Excel

June, 2019

The Market for Ideas (and is contenteditable really terrible?)

a html quine

auto play

April, 2019

TimeSnapper for Mac: Beta Testers Needed

March, 2019

React is NOT ok

Using "ok" as a Project Control Room

February, 2019

Meetings: Are They Worth It?

January, 2019

The Visitor Effect

2018 By The Numbers

November, 2018

Think you're clever? Can you name each of these CASING styles?

NimbleText is now a Machine Learning Platform

October, 2018

I have some feedback for you...

Convergent versus Divergent modes of thought

September, 2018

How do you get things done?

June, 2018

Spy Codes: a code booklet to help your little spies

The Book Is Ready

May, 2018

Death to the Passive Voice

January, 2018

I'm .ok you're .ok: introducing folder profiles for bash and powershell

2017 by the Numbers

November, 2017

Your photos are a mess! Maybe this PowerShell script can help

October, 2017

How to Discuss the Important Things With Your Kids

Navigating at the command line

The value of realistic goals (with data)

September, 2017

How to get in the zone

Publishing on Amazon: Lakes Creek Adventures

June, 2017

Using Computers to Invent New and *Fun* European Style Board Games

March, 2017

Dadding 101: Give Your Kids A Trail of Codes To Break

The Ultimate Star Wars t-shirt

February, 2017

pushpop, a mental stack manager

January, 2017

Productivity Flowchart: 13 years in the making


2016 by the numbers:

November, 2016

Television Bankruptcy


6 different ways to run an core web application

October, 2016

Have you ever seen the International Space Station?

July, 2016

Teach kids (and adults) to master algebra with DragonBox

Improvements to the Way MessageBox works, in latest Service Pack for Windows 7, 8 and 8.1

June, 2016

Post Slackathon Wrap up

Less than 3 days until the Stupid Ideas Powershell Slackathon.

May, 2016

The Stupid Ideas Powershell Slackathon

Hosting an infinite number of apps in the cloud for free, on your own domains.

March, 2016

How to Left Pad, for real

Today I Learned

npm is not just for node... npm is for EVERYTHING

February, 2016

Console Is Forever

The Secret Life of Connection Strings In Oracle! (Oracle DBA's Hate Me.)

January, 2016

The beauty of .ensure files

The Laggard's Guide to Getting Started with 5 Using Yeoman.

December, 2015

Persistence Framework for Accepting Nonsense.

October, 2015

Buying a car: A text adventure game.

Dungeon.css: Dungeon Generator

September, 2015

Mercurial Workflow with Branching

August, 2015

Fixing Keyboard Functionality on MacBook Air after Upgrading to Windows 10.

July, 2015

The Spectator Sport of Vendor Topping

June, 2015

Which Uri Encoding method should i use in C#/.net?

In search of brutal honesty

May, 2015

Writing Your First Mercurial Extension

You Feel The Blood Drain From Your Face (A DevOps story)

UPDATE a table using a JOIN to another table (or to itself)

The Zen of Telling Notepad++ That .Config Files are XML

April, 2015

How Businesses Are Actually Structured.

Launching the secretGeek Wiki

March, 2015

How can we do better?

February, 2015

Pun-a-day service

January, 2015

Love Me Two Times

December, 2014

A console.log() adventure


Sweating the Small Stuff

November, 2014

What do comments mean?

October, 2014

Spaced Repetition Software... for Kids!

Solving An Air-gapped Traffic Mystery

Using the commandline to write a book

September, 2014

NimbleSET 2.0: Death to the VLOOKUP!

Clients From Hell

Hacking Hyperink (aka. changing the font-size of an Epub on Kobo)

How Bundling Doubled The Income of ''

Your First Product

August, 2014

SimCity Drug Wars in the Real World

Two Flies! Bet Now!

Boothby, a personal database

The Nimble Bundle

July, 2014

Need an idea? Let me give you one:

A Dashboard For Everything and Everything on a Dashboard

Internet's Last Classic ASP Website Finally Upgraded

The dumbest thing that could possibly work

June, 2014

If Time Types were like Spatial Types

April, 2014

The Canine Pyramid

Humans: A Tragedy.

February, 2014


OfficeQuest... Gamification for the Office Suite

January, 2014

New product launch: NimbleSET

Programming The Robot from Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Happy new year 2014

November, 2013

Downtime as a service

September, 2013

The Shape of Your Irrationality

This is why I don't go to nice restaurants any more.

August, 2013

A flowchart of what programmers do at work all day

The Telepresent Man.

Interview with an Ex-Microsoftie.

CRUMBS! Commandline navigation tool for Powershell

July, 2013

Little tool for making Amazon affiliate links

Extracting a Trello board as markdown

hgs: Manage Lots of Mercurial Projects Simultaneously

You Must Get It!

June, 2013

AddDays: A Very Simple Date Calculator

Google caught in a lie.

May, 2013

NimbleText 2.0: More Than Twice The Price!

A Computer Simulation of Creative Work, or 'How To Get Nothing Done'

April, 2013

NimbleText 1.9 -- BoomTown!

Line Endings.

March, 2013

**This** is how you pivot

Art of the command-line helper

February, 2013

Go and read a book.

Slurp up mega-traffic by writing scalable, timeless search-bait

Do *NOT* try this Hacking Script at home

The 'Should I automate it?' Calculator

January, 2013

aaron swartz: the early works

Finding (and removing) duplicate files on your hard drive

November, 2012

Harvey, a .net chat server built with RabbitMQ

So your domain has been stolen. What now?

October, 2012

kv can remember it for you, wholesale

Hello IT Department

September, 2012

Dialog Between a Man and His Vista Laptop

NimbleText 1.6, Codename Jetboat

August, 2012

On Task Hoarding and Todo Bankruptcy

July, 2012

Developer UI Done Right: Mercurial Commandline!

May, 2012

Rediscovering the Amstrad CPC 6128

Just Wally

The Correct Order for a First Time Viewing of The Lord Of The Rings

March, 2012

A new era for Android.

January, 2012

Mind-boggling Demo of New Gaming Genre, aka Folder-Based Hangman, aka Fun with Recursion

November, 2011

Got CSV in your javascript? Use agnes.

I went to write down a book name and founded an internet empire instead.

September, 2011

NimbleText: Origins

The Windows 8 Mullet

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