Jim Mitchell

San Francisco 2015


The family and I spent Thanksgiving weekend in San Francisco. These are some of the shots from our time walking the city.

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Remove WordPress Emoji

One of the reasons for having a really minimalist WordPress theme is it being as light-weight as it can possibly be. Nothing should be output to the viewer’s web browser that doesn’t serve a useful purpose.

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Freedom From the Device that Owned Me

If you’re feeling like a slave to your device, try turning off all but the most critical notifications. You’ll find after a while that the darned thing isn’t quite as important as you thought it was, and that there’s a whole lot more going on in life around you.

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AppleScript to Compress Files and Folders

I had the need to be able to select several folders at once in the Mac OS Finder and zip them up as individual archives. This AppleScript was the solution I ended up with. The script compresses each item selected into its own archive, and works on both folders and files.

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