Olark: Live Chat Made Amazing (and Simple!)

Whilst in the throes of exploring my favorite airfare booking site (Hipmunk), I noticed their live chat tool looked a little… different. It was bouncy, fun, and unassuming. Turns out, they use Olark: by far the most impressive live chat tool I’ve ever had the pleasure of dealing with. Olark is absolutely simple to integrate: a [...]

Cut Through The Twitter Crap with Filttr: A Quick Review

We take a quick look at Twitter aggregator Filttr.com.

Lunascape Multi-Rendering-Engine Browser Review: Verdict—Three Trick Pony

We take a look at Lunascape: a new browser that allows users to switch their rendering engine on the fly.

Magento eCommerce Review: Platform Perils and Impressions, Three Months In

Three months into using the Magento e-commerce platform, we take a look at where it can improve and the issues we’ve had with it.

Web Analytics/Hit Tracking Done Right With Clicky

We take a quick look at an impressive web analytics tool we’ve been making use of recently: Clicky..

Book Review: php|architect’s Guide to Enterprise PHP Development

php|architect’s Guide to Enterprise PHP Development by Ivo Jansch, while not flawless, provides an excellent introduction to many aspects of software development. The book is a great read for teams looking for countless jump-off points to improve their development process.

Book Review: php|architect’s Guide to Programming Magento

We review php|architect’s Guide to Programming Magento by Mark Kimsal. The book proves to be pretty useful but falls short in a bunch of frustrating ways (much like Magento itself). Read our full review for the skinny.