Monthly Archives: April 2010

Good Weather

The last few days have been busy! Thursday – Work then Conan O’Brien in San Francisco Friday – Work then climbing at the gym Saturday – Biking then Muir Beach for Ben’s birthday party Sunday – Running then Rivers of … Continue reading

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Meebo Announces XAuth

On Monday Meebo announced something called XAuth (not to be confused with the X Windows authorization program). What is it? It’s a small JavaScript library intended to be used by website developers to tailor a web page to a specific … Continue reading

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AOL, AIM and Openness

When I started working on Pidgin eight years ago (eight years‽ holy crap!) my main focus was the code used to connect to AIM and ICQ. The protocol is called ‘OSCAR,’ and it is a proprietary protocol created by AOL. … Continue reading

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