Archive for the 'Uncategorized' Category

How to write unmaintainable PHP code [2009]

Sep 18th, 2015

Originally published at in 2009. The site is no more, but I found a copy on my hard drive. I’m not sure but I do hope it’s the final version because Sean Coates (@coates) and Chris Shiflett (@shiflett) did a really nice job editing the pice. Also hope it’s still funny… With the unemployment […] is dead, long live smushing

Apr 6th, 2015

Looks like Yahoo! stopped maintaining the image optimization service called So people have been asking questions on the mailing list. I don’t have any inside information from Yahoo about the service, or whether it will be back up again. But let me try to answer some of the questions. History: quick refresher Nicole and […]



Sep 27th, 2006

Just published my previous posting and saw that apart from putting it in the JSON and JS categories, I’ve forgotten to take out the WordPress’ default “Uncategorized” category. For a moment I wondered how many other people are making the same mistake, so I did a tag search in Technorati for Uncategorized. 7,102,321 posts! Compared […]