How to make a simple web crawler in Java

A year or two after I created the dead simple web crawler in Python, I was curious how many lines of code and classes would be »

My live migration from Wordpress to Ghost

A few months ago I heard about the Ghost blogging platform as it picked up some momentum and was being talked about in all the tech »

Automating Picture Capture Using Webcams on Linux/Ubuntu

Ever want to turn a laptop into a webcam surveillance monitoring tool, or use a USB webcam to take pictures every 5 minutes to record a »

I Wish I Was Excited About The GoPro Camera Craze

Let's take a moment to talk about technology in the consumer space. A few years ago, an exciting little device started popping up. At first it »

Google's re-branded header makes me go (slightly) crazy

Since I'm such a devout Google user, I often have GMail, Google Calendar, and Google Drive (formerly Google Docs) open in three different tabs on Google »