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BBQ Firewall

7G Firewall now integrated into BBQ Firewall (free version). Pro version soon ;)

Big Sur

macOS Big Sur update complete. So far no crazy issues. Except TextEdit, which is completely screwed up and unusable. Replaced with free BBEdit.

macOS red dot

Got so sick of macOS’ annoying “red dot” that I had to remove System Prefs from the dock. Come on Apple you can do better.

nG on Nginx

Beginning development of an Nginx version of 7G Firewall.

15 years!

Happy Birthday to Perishable Press, celebrating 15 years online! :)

The strategy

Hide in the basement and hope for the best.

Look ahead

Part of my success is from being able to look ahead down the road and see things coming before they actually get here.

Portfolio refresh

Spent some time refreshing my business portfolio at MonzillaMedia.com :)

Screenshot GIFs

Tried lots of apps for making animated GIFs from screen captures, so far Kap is my favorite. For example the GIF on this post.

Autumn leaves

Autumn is my favorite time of year.

Speckyboy Interview

Stoked! Had a great interview with Eric over at Speckyboy.com :)

Air clearing

Air finally clearing here in WA. Feeling grateful to breathe again. #oxygenmatters

Smoke attack

Past week here in WA state has been hellish. So much smoke, like living in a chimney.

September 2020

Now in September, I’m where I wanted to be in March.

Article update

Spent some time updating my article on unsafe characters, once again current with latest IETF specification.

Neo

Just realized that “Neo” is an anagram for “One”. As in, “he is the One” (The Matrix).

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Perishable Press is operated by Jeff Starr, a professional web developer and book author with two decades of experience. Here you will find posts about web development, WordPress, security, and more »
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Thoughts
Weird bug with Affinity Designer. If images are opening upside down, click View ▸ Reset Rotation and problem solved.
Had a good laugh today when I saw this in a support email: “In observance of Arbor Day our team will be out of the office on Friday, April 30th.” Lol Arbor Day.
Just spent a few minutes scrolling thru FB, almost every ad was pushing the va×.
On macOS when an app won’t hide, you can force it by holding the ⌥ (option) key and clicking anywhere on the desktop.
Currently having a blast redesigning Plugin Planet, so much work so little time.
Thanks to David McCan over at WebTNG for the awesome BBQ Pro review.
Enjoyed a nice mini-vacation with my fam. Great way to recharge and regroup.
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