Facebook’s new profile; the Timeline.

Like it or not, Facebook is rolling out a new profile. This is, you guessed it, a timeline. It snaps your Facebook posts to a timeline that extends to the bottom of the page, with quick access in the upper right-hand corner, just beneath the menu bar. While we can all foresee the mumbling and [...]

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It’s Change Your Password Day!

After getting indirectly attacked in December Gizmodo has declared Feb 1st as change your password day today, a day to scratch our heads and rattle out new, complicated passwords for all of our online accounts. Which is a great idea. So tomorrow while we’re trying to remember our shiny new passwords we’ll be wondering why [...]

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Javascript City/State/Zip Selector.

One of our clients recently needed to implement a search based on a users location.  We were using Drupal 7, location module to implement this but currently this module only allows proximity search based on a zipcode.  We wanted the user to be able to use a select box to select the state, which would [...]

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Dropbox drops the ball on security

Dropbox has been one of the tools that I use to keep files stored in the cloud for easy access. Because I worry a lot about where my stuff is stored I have not stored anything sensitive there, but I have put files I have been working on, pictures, presentations, etc. up there so that [...]

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Here at Hardwyre and Softwyre we LOVE a good deal.  Especially if it means our friends and customers get a great deal on something they REALLY need like backup software, or anti-virus software.  The internet is just full of these things and when we see one that we find hard to pass up, we try [...]

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