Home Automation with Belkin Wemo, Twilio, and Siri
December 31, 2013 – 2:57 am | No Comment

Ultimate Hack Mashup – Belkin Wemo + Twilio + Siri
 

A quick note: For another home automation trick and those interested in finding out about the earlier Twillio callbox+TV popup/notification hack check out STEM (https://github.com/ericblue/STEM). ¬†Certain …

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Article Archive for January 2010

Weekly Lifestream for January 28th
January 28, 2010 – 5:22 pm | No Comment

Published Weekly Lifestream for January 21st.

RT @GeorgeDvorsky RT @xenijardin:America now recognizes corporations as people but we sneer @ ethical vegans who believe animals …

Relax With Some Rain and White Noise
January 24, 2010 – 4:17 pm | 2 Comments

This week I stumbled across two similar sites that provide some pleasant auditory distraction through a simple web interface.
The first site SimplyNoise offers up some white, brown, and pink noise to help drown out distractions.¬† …

Question to the Readers: Interest in Weekly Life Stream Feeds?
January 22, 2010 – 4:54 pm | 3 Comments

Ever since I started using Twitter, I think it’s safe to say that my blog posts (and even my own consumption of other RSS feeds) has slightly decreased. Now, that’s not to say that …

Weekly Lifestream for January 21st
January 21, 2010 – 5:21 pm | No Comment

Published Weekly Lifestream for January 14th.

Thinking that Pat Robertson may have as much credibility at this point as this guy http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJML0tOqYTY [ericblue]

Weekly Lifestream for January 14th
January 14, 2010 – 5:23 pm | No Comment

Shared Website Performance: What To Know and What You Can Do – Smashing Magazine.

Published Weekly Lifestream for January 7th.

Weekly Lifestream for January 7th
January 7, 2010 – 5:22 pm | One Comment

Published Weekly Lifestream for December 31st.

Universal City Walk http://tweetphoto.com/7737982 [ericblue]

Just came from avatar (again). Now having …

How To Create Your Own Personal Document Viewer (Like Scribd or Google Books)
January 3, 2010 – 12:35 am | 25 Comments
How To Create Your Own Personal Document Viewer (Like Scribd or Google Books)

Like most people, I have a large number of personal documents in a variety of formats (PDF, Excel, Word, RTF, PowerPoint, etc.). For the typical user, organizing these documents in a ‘My Documents’ folder and having MS Office/Open Office/Adobe Acrobat installed simply gets the job done. However, I’ve been looking for some sort of “Web 2.0″ solution to view my documents while I’m on the go. And, since my knowledge manager is web-based, I’d like a way to browse and embed personal documents directly in my wiki without needing any special software.