Open Source for Shareware Developers

Patrick, I am certainly going to have to pick a copy of that book up. One thing that has continually irked me is the utterly meaningless language of many parts of the IT industry. When I was learning to write, the great William Zinsser inspired me to take the...

Building the Perfect Audio Editor

In the past, I have gone into quite some detail about why I believe that the current crop of Linux multi-trackers are not up to the job for both recording my own music and recording LUGRadio. To remedy this, Aq and I sat down for a few evenings and fleshed out a bunch...

Schools and Communities

Got up early today to head off to iCentrum to do a talk on VoIP. Good turnout and the response was very positive. At OpenAdvantage we have a couple of specific subjects that people seem to go nuts about, and it seems that VoIP is delving into that list. After we got...

Are you a wintroll sheep?

Well, the MythTV controversy continues to rumble on, with opinion on mythtv-dev much more divided as a number of people have stepped forward and identified with the various issues I raised. I am also pleased to see that this crazy demand of running the Subversion...

MythTV developer community perspectives

What an interesting 24-hours in the world of discovering MythTV development. After I wrote-up my MythTV usability comments I also posted them to the mythtv-dev list. Shortly after posting them I mentioned in #mythtv on Freenode about the comments. A member of the...