• Opening Windows PowerShell in the current directory

    I came across this little trick on tripledot.be and thought I’d share it here, too.

    I’ve been using the Shift + Right-click > Open command window here shortcut for years, but there isn’t such a link for starting PowerShell in the same fashion. Or so I thought…

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  • What's wrong with Google's numbers?

    I noticed recently that Google shows a massive amount of results, even for searches that you’d think are fairly uncommon. I also noticed that the number of results seems to change a lot in the same search. Are they up to something? Are these numbers made-up? Is there a difference between a result of the search and a result that’s shown to the user? Continue reading...

  • Some ideas for film/book-based games

    Here’s a few ideas for some new games that some friends on Live and I came up with a couple of days ago. They’re nothing serious, but they could actually work pretty well if made by the right people (i.e., not EA). Continue reading...

  • Add 'Developer Mode' to the Orchard Disqus module

    I’ve recently started using Orchard and one of the first modules I installed was the Disqus comment module (also on CodePlex) for its centralised commenting and trackback system. Version 1.0 of the module was released earlier this year, on April 15 2011, and doesn’t look like it’s had much attention since then. However, it still works fine, as it is essentially just a placeholder for an external service (which is being maintained). Continue reading...

Creeping Jesus [krping jzəss] n
Derogatory slang

  1. an obsequious or servile person
  2. a hypocritically religious person

Let's go with the first definition. Funny thing is, I only just looked that up after having this nickname for pushing 8 years now, and it's scarily accurate! Although, the second definition couldn’t be further from the truth.Continue reading...