so here’s the story: back in the mid- to late-nineties, i made a lot of music. i was angsty and in high school, and spent a lot of time focussing that angsty into some screamy tunes set to bad synthesizers that i called music. i even had a fake record label. or three. first,… Continue reading There’s Too Many ThinkTanks
working on creating a new shop for thinktank clothing powered by zazzle. stay tuned.
so last week, erin and i decided to cut off iFreelance for good. we’ve gotten a good run on Elance and we’ve only really gotten 1 fix-it job on iFreelance, the interface isn’t as good, the support and payment isn’t as easy (for either party) or well developed, and the jobs are fewer and tend… Continue reading simplifying things, cutting off painful extremities
after a month of being frustrated and writing bids on projects we wouldn’t get, erin and i re-evaluated what we were doing, how we were approaching the business, and what we should be doing. since then, in a little over a week, we’ve scored 7 new projects on Elance and completed 4 of them. saying… Continue reading freelance success!
so we’re back from our road trip. i really meant to post a list of the fun and interesting stories that happened, but, you know, i didn’t have time. as per usual. i would like to state outright, however, that hitchhiking for gas in the middle of Nowhere, Utah isn’t very fun, but truckers can… Continue reading busy busy busy
i nixed the single sign on due to the fact that a) it was kind of buggy and b) i didn’t need it anyway. but in better news. WII. seriously. wii. it’s wiitastic. i’m wiidicted. it’s wiilicious. and i’ve got wii-arm now. gavin’s b-day is coming up so we decided to get him a wii. … Continue reading nooooo! okay, the sso sucks. but, in other news, we’re wiidicted
wired ran a blog post on what everyone in the tech biz is thinking (namely the iphone). it’s called wordle and what it does is take a body of text, or a blog, or something, and creates a tag cloud (like what i have on the right) based on the word usage. a pretty one… Continue reading my wordle looks like an ad for thinktank-studios.com
verily it was decided that it was time for a makeover of the thinktank site. this came down from on high because we went to some other web designers’ sites and realized most, if not all, our contemporaries tended to be a lot more conservative in their presentation on their own website. now, this seems… Continue reading thinktank makeover, jazzsequence network
so we got a new client for thinktank. it’s a wordpress blog, and it’s mostly maintenance and updates, but it’s still pretty cool. our client wants to build/integrate a social networking component, so i did some researching and found KickApps Social Networking Software. the more i read into it and compared the alternatives, the cooler… Continue reading thinktank affiliate buttons, vista experience, computer woes resolved, and other stuff