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Greenshot advanced screenshot software

Greenshot is one of those apps that will have you wondering how you ever managed without it! Taking a screenshot (or “screengrab”) on a Windows computer is as easy as pressing the Print Screen button on the keyboard. The problem most people find with this is: then what! Greenshot’s image editor also makes it far […]

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Sharpening the saw with Stack Overflow

I am really enjoying the challenge of answering coding questions on Stack Overflow. In his book “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People”, Covey lists Habit 7 as “Sharpen the Saw”: “Sharpen the Saw means preserving and enhancing the greatest asset you have — you. It means having a balanced program for self-renewal in the […]

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Setting up hMailServer on your development box

I use the free and awesome hMailServer on my dev box so that I can test my email functions and not just get mail() errors! hMailServer is a free, open source, e-mail server for Microsoft Windows. It is quick and painless to set up… Download hMailServer Run the setup exe Supply and confirm password Accept […]