Trimbo

I've been pegged by many as a chronic early adopter.  And, well, I am.  I had to create a partition to try Windows 7, and I've tried it for several hours for a couple weeks. After trying it, I've decided I'm not going to run it.  For now. Visual Studio...

I thought this was insightful...http://secretgeek.net/give_take.aspEspecially :There's a messed up philosophy-- a kind of offshoot of the 'eat your owndogfood' school of thought -- that insists developers should have the samedesktop rig as end users. This is nonsense.End users aren't running three virtual machines, a local database server, three instances of...

I always like to dig down into data and see what the true nature of things is like. So here's a sampling of what people ended up on Trimbo's blog searching for this year:A user from Livingston, Montana (population 7000): "att more bars?" Yes, they lie. And given that you...

As someone who has had to pull mattes off of the CRAP film called Vision 500T (5279) that cinematographers loved to shoot blue and greenscreens with, I'm glad to see the number of films shooting with digital is on the rise.Aside: I've previously predicted the end of mainstream (i.e. Walgreens)...

As I type this in a textfield on a webpage, I can tell you that consistent user interaction on the web sucks.Here's an example... ever try to use the scroll wheel on a page with embedded videos? Try this experiment. Go on over to MakeZine, then scroll down with your...