Safeway Knows Your Religion

Last week, I received this coupon for matzo at the Safeway checkout. All I had purchased that day was ...

Writing a Wrox Book

Several people have asked me what it was like to write a tech book so I thought I’d describe ...

Nonsense Song Interpreted

When I was in High School, I did pretty well in AP English, but it wasn’t entirely deserved. Much ...

Bad Security Spotted in the Wild

Working as a UI developer for four years at an XML Security Company doesn’t make you a security expert. ...

Why Do We Need RSS Readers?

This isn’t one of those “Technology X Sucks” articles (this one is one of those). I just don’t really ...

Personal Finance Hacks 1-8

Since, thanks to O’Reilly, everything cool these days is presented as a list of hacks, I present the first ...

An Introduction to Copyfighting

The EFF is holding a “Blog for Freedom” Blog-a-thon where participants are supposed to blog about their personal experiences ...