Category Archives: Web/Tech

Setting up Retropie on a Raspberry Pi 3

Loser pays, Winner stays During weekends when I was a kid, I used to grab a bag of quarters, hop on the subway, and head to Times Square for the day. In those days, arcades weren’t like Dave and Busters filled with families. This … Continue reading

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Profiling an Epson 9600 with an X-rite i1 Pro and ArgyllCMS

This is part 3 of my continuing experience with an old Epson 9600 i picked up on Craigslist. (See part 1 and Part 2) Do you see what I see? After spending as much on paper, ink, and parts as I did … Continue reading

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Futureproofing the Epson 9600

» This is part 2 of my continuing experience with an old Epson 9600 i picked up on Craigslist. Be sure to check out Part 1 and Part 3) That’s so 20th Century First, I wanted to update the firmware … Continue reading

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Getting the DataColor Spyder 2 to work with Mac OS X 10.8

Given my recent foray into large format printing, I needed to dig into the old junk drawer and excavate my Spyder2 Color Calibrator to profile my monitor. It’s been a few years since I last used it, so off to … Continue reading

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Just in Time Provisioning for Salesforce Portal Users

Just in Time (JIT) Provisioning allows you to create new standard and portal user records in Salesforce when a user first logs in via an IDP (Identity Provider). So, how is this useful for managing large portals? If you are … Continue reading

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Salesforce Workbench extension for Firefox and Chrome

A few months back, I converted from Firefox to Chrome because it was much faster loading javascript intensive sites like Salesforce.com and Workbench. Plus, it supports a bunch of helpful extensions (like these) that make my job easier. A colleague recently informed … Continue reading

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Come stalk me at Dreamforce 2012

*Updated 9/14* DreamForce 2012 is only a few weeks away. You can still register or sign up for a free pass that gets you access to only the keynote addresses and campground. Free is nice, but you don't get access … Continue reading

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