Basement tapes

I don’t pretend I know how to play, but I do have fun. We hang, we drink, we play. Songs are live improv, lyrics are developed on the fly, jamming is long, sometimes magic happens, sometimes not. The Flying EP – All flight videos are for The […]

Windows 8.1 Update 1

The mighty keyboard and mouse have roared and Microsoft has listened. Windows 8.1 Update 1 is out and has some (some!) nice changes for content creators and other non touch screen users. Most notable is that instead of forking the OS into mobile/touch & […]

CS-Cart – Page Speed and Optimization

Some simple steps to reduce CS-Cart page load times. Prep Steps Optimization references Best Practices for Speeding Up Your Web Site – Yahoo Optimize caching – Google Increasing Application Performance with HTTP Cache Headers – heroku Speed Up Sites with htaccess Caching – Ask Apache Image […]

SPF records for Office 365

Some excellent resources if you’re hosting your own domain with Office 365. When doing so you’ll need to create a TXT SPF record for email. The SPF Generator Framework Wizard below was very helpful generating an SPF record that accounted for my webhost generated […]

All Brands Link – CS-Cart 4

So you’ve gone through the steps to create  Brands for your CS-Cart 4 store. How do you link to them like the CS-Cart Demo store? http://demo.cs-cart.com/index.php?dispatch=product_features.view_all&filter_id=10 The key is to find the filter ID you wish to view and place it at the end […]

Move CS-Cart Installation to Another Directory

Posting here after finding the CS-Cart instructions for moving v4.0.2 to be frustratingly incomplete. http://kb.cs-cart.com/move-to-another-directory Full steps – in my case moving from /testcart  to  / Open  config.local.php

My edit was like this:

— Now for the part not in the CS-Cart […]

Scattante – Good deal?

Yeah yeah, I scoffed too. Scattante? Performance Bike? But if you’re like me and not being paid to ride….. I’d been getting in shape and didn’t think my 25yr old PUCH steel SLX frame with components from anywhere and everywhere was properly motivating me. […]