TSN.ca Silver

This week the TSN.ca crew launched the latest version of the site, dubbed internally “Silver”, I saw the first preview of it a couple of months ago, and had some real good looks at it about a month ago. I think the design is fantastic, and the new HTML and CSS are clean. It’s a… Continue reading TSN.ca Silver

The collapse of BGMi

If you are reading this, then the move was successful, and I’ve figured out how to get my site up and running again. If you’re not reading this, then you think HeadsDown is still moving. Today is the start of a whole new building period. Yesterday we lost 13 employees at TSN.ca, reducing our overall… Continue reading The collapse of BGMi

It’s finally happened

Just over a year and a half after Bell Globe Media Interactive was fully realized, it’s been dissolved back into it’s core properties, mirroring a cycle in the “convergance” industry that was completed about a year and a half ago in the United States. While all of the ramifications are still unknown, I think it’s… Continue reading It’s finally happened

Pocket PC User Agent Strings

Pocket PC User Agent Strings Here is a Pocket PC User Agent String for PHP which will allow a user to be redirected to the PPC version of a site: Just needs to be modified to .asp (and of course the PPC website needs to be created). <? $ua=$_SERVER[“HTTP_USER_AGENT”]; $location=’pocket/index.php’; if (stristr($ua, “Windows CE”) or… Continue reading Pocket PC User Agent Strings

Gettin’ Geeky With It

What I am about to write here is really meant for me, and just for me…see that’s one of the cool things about this whole “Tales From The Darkside” thing is that a lot of this stuff is really just for me, but others sometimes find it useful, enlightening, or just plain fun. These are… Continue reading Gettin’ Geeky With It

Worst…day…ever

What a totally shitty day. Not only was it crappy, rainy, and utterly grey, but my mood matched the weather perfectly. First off, I stayed up way too late last night playing Kingdom Hearts because I got done doing actual work work around midnight…so I played games until 4:30 in the morning…not good. Then I… Continue reading Worst…day…ever

Aughhhh!

I’m so freakin’ busy right now it ain’t even funny. My number one thing that I’m doing right now is working on the TSN.ca re-design. I’m trying to apply some logic to some of the styles etc, that our design firm has created. It’s really hard though because they’ve got 200 styles, and most of… Continue reading Aughhhh!