As most of you have probably figured out by now, i suck at graphical interfaces, and as part of that, I can’t create a good looking template, I compensate for my lack of creative juices by making my sites and blog do as much as humanly possible. Unlike my friends like Andy who actually have decent looking sites, mine is ugly but does as much as possible. The latest plug-in I installed? A Plug-in to generate animated maps automatically, like this one, which shows a pan from my
home to mid Tennessee (A Trip I’ve done before that I’m just dying to duplicate as soon as possible). Plug-ins are
fun, I should look into writing a few of my own, rather then just modifying the ones made by others to tweak them the way I want them.
Last week Barbara and I attended the annual Google I/O Developer’s conference in Mountain View. We’ve attended every year since the first one back in 2008 and were glad to continue the streak. As you Read more…