Reset Outlook

Locked-out of Outlook because you tried to add an account thrice and it gave up on you? Annoying, but easy to fix. Here’s how!

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HTML in Zendesk field descriptions

Sometimes you want more than plaintext in your field descriptions. Here’s a JS snippet that allows HTML (and multiple lines!) in your field descriptions.

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One line random value from PHP array literal

When you just want to echo one of three things in throwaway code, here’s a simple trick using PHP 5.4’s dereferencing that does it in one line.

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Your next-big-thing idea is worthless

So you have an idea and you think it’s worth a million dollars? I think it’s barely worth the paper it’s written on and here’s why.

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How to add Departments in ZenDesk

ZenDesk is becoming the de facto support system but it doesn’t handle departments as obviously as other solutions — this is the missing guide.

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PHP command line plaintext table

Outputting tables on the command line is fiddlier than it sounds, requiring some string padding trickery. Here’s a quick-and-dirty function to insta-win!

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PHP Nano-Router

Custom routers were all-the-rage a few months ago but I’m afraid I missed the boat, so here’s my so-small-it’s-not-really-a-router router.

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Ode to Twitter

An ode to Twitter in 140 characters

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Hosting your own Git server

Hosting Git repositories is easy and if you have SSH access to a server you can be up-and-running in under 10 minutes.

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6 Vagrant provisioning wins

Six solid provisioning snippets that serve me well and make developing and provisioning with Vagrant a little bit easier.

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