Running Multiple Django Versions in Development

I have needed to use different revisions of the django trunk at different points in time (in testing locally a new revision before upgraded in production, or working on two different projects that deploy to two different production environments, etc).

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Quicken Online

I was excited several weeks ago to learn about a new service form Intuit, called Quicken Online, and after signing up today I was disappointed to not be able to login:

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Cool Django Apps / Frameworks / Add-Ons

Ran across three really cool looking extensions to django:

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Django Fixtures and Flatpage Deployment

I was introduced today to the concept and django feature known as Fixtures, while reading my dead-tree version of the new django book.

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Clinton Gets Angry

Wow! Do you think this angered response is in reaction to her getting her butt kicked in Iowa and preparing to take a beating in New Hampshire? It sure seems so.

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Giving up on Rails

At least for now...

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Bleeding Edge Surprise in Wordpress

My blog runs Wordpress from an svn checkout, which I update from from time to time with an "svn up" command. Tonight I rant the update after falling behind by about 100 revisions or so and when I logged into the admin was greeted with a nice update to the admin interface:

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The Year of the Editor

I didn't go to lunch with Jackson Miller but it was good to see such positive feedback about the things we are doing at StudioNow.

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Apple Frustrations, Continued

This is a follow up to a previous post, in which is becoming an ongoing saga in trying to get acceptable service from Apple.

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Global Cooling

According to a new report from a Russian scientist, we are in for a period of cooling rather than warming. Furthermore, he goes on to discuss how this is a natural ebb and flow of temperature changes on our planet and that man's impact with "industrial pollution" is so small in the grand scheme of the natural cooling and warming that it has no affect.

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