I’m in an environment where only PowerShell version 2 is available, which limits functionality and forces me into workarounds. I’ve been interested in using the Maker Channel on IFTTT in PowerShell for some time, but everybody seems to be using Invoke-RestMethod, which is unavailable in PowerShell v2. The following function uses the .NET object System.Net.WebClient to accomplish the trigger in the older … Read More
For some reason, I’ve been trying to come up with a way to automatically (triggered somehow through the internet) play a song at the conclusion of a sporting event for some time now. I’m not a programmer, I still haven’t really put a good-faith effort toward learning how to work with Arduino, and I’m not an expert on crawling the … Read More
You can be annoying to the people that follow you on Twitter by changing your profile picture. You can be even more annoying by doing it often. Here’s how you can do just that.
When Google announced that they were going to permanently shutter Google Reader, I wasn’t sure where to go. Well, that is, after the initial shock. Why, Google? Anyway, I went through and tried a bunch of different replacement services and none really felt right. So, I found a better option. Here’s how you can do it too.