Author page: Robin Monks

Productivity in Drupal’s Development (part 1 of n)

Some of you may recall that a couple of years ago (wow, that long?) I wrote an article on this blog entitled “Artificial Intelligence and Repetitive Tasks in a CMS” describing some of the biggest causes of grief I had when using Drupal (and other online presence/communication creators). I felt it was time for another one of these posts in the same…

While They’re At It: Other Brands Google Should Kill

So, the recent news that Google is doing away with Picasa (or at least Picasa Web) and Blogger and replacing them with more deeply integrated services called Google Photos and Google Blogs has swept across the internet in a flurry of commentary. (Oh, before I forget… what happened to the Photovine trademark Google got recently?) It’s seems Google is wanting to more deeply integrate it’s services into…

HAMSTER Burns and Copies CD/DVDs for Free

In a recent want to find better general CD/DVD burning software than ImgBurn (which, I still absolutely love — it’s also free) for day-to-day data burning I began searching over the various free CD/DVD burners for Windows, but had serious issues finding anything that could compare to the usable user interface of products like Nero Essentials (a copy of which seems to…