com.akamai.client.plist errors

So you use a Mac and you notice that you see lots of errors like this in the Console.app application: 10-12-20 2:43:38 PM com.apple.launchd.peruser.501[242] (com.akamai.client.plist[8486]) posix_spawn("/Applications/Akamai/loader.pl", ...): No such file…

Installing node.js on a Joyent SmartMachine

UPDATE These instructions have been replaced by the much better instructions here: Installing node and npm on a Joyent SmartMachine Here's a little tip for installing node.js (latest) on a Joyent SmartMachine (formerly called an Accelerator). First, you'll need to be root, so lets get that out of the…

cnn.com: Remove Comments

cnn.com: Remove Comments is a Greasemonkey user script for the Firefox or Safari web browser. This script removes comments from the CNN website. To use this script you first need to make sure you have Greasemonkey installed and enabled for Firefox or GreaseKit installed and enabled for Safari. With…

Installing Greasemonkey Scripts in Safari

Here's a recent discovery I'd like to share: you can actually run Greasemonkey scripts in Safari. The solution is simple: install GreaseKit. You can find some good instructions on installing GreaseKit here. Once installed, you can use any of my Greasemonkey scripts in Safari on a mac just like in…

youtube.com: Remove Comments

youtube.com: Remove Comments is a Greasemonkey user script for the Firefox or Safari web browser. This script removes comments from YouTube. To use this script you first need to make sure you have Greasemonkey installed and enabled for Firefox or GreaseKit installed and enabled for Safari. With that out…

nationalpost.com: Remove Comments

nationalpost.com: Remove Comments is a Greasemonkey user script for the Firefox or Safari web browser. This script removes comments from the nationalpost.com website. To use this script you first need to make sure you have Greasemonkey installed and enabled for Firefox or GreaseKit installed and enabled for Safari.…

theglobeandmail.com: Remove Comments

theglobeandmail.com: Remove Comments is a Greasemonkey user script for the Firefox or Safari web browser. This script removes comments from the theglobeandmail.com website. To use this script you first need to make sure you have Greasemonkey installed and enabled for Firefox or GreaseKit installed and enabled for Safari.…

Dear Microsoft: This is how it's done

For some odd reason if you want to watch the following video from Microsoft at the Channel 9 site about the IE 9's support for standards and interoperability, you are prompted to install Silverlight. I just thought I'd post this to show them how it's done. The quality of the…

Kanye Bomb

You may have heard about Kanye West storming the VMA stage during Taylor Swift’s speech. To mark that event I bring you the Kanye Bomb, an easy way to add an interrupting Kayne to your site. Download the file below, follow the README and enjoy! File downloads comming back…

A few of my favourite iPhone apps

I bought the iPhone 3G S on the day it came out on June 19 and I’ve been pretty happy with it. Granted, I went from a Motorola Razr 3.0, probably the worst off all the cell phones I have even owned and I've owned about four. Granted,…