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September 4th, 2008

Booby traps? That's what I said… booty traps!

So while Sean was away today, Pete decided to booby trap his desk. Luckily, Josh set up his camera to catch it. About the AuthorNick Gernert leads the Platform Services team that’s part of Voce Connect and oversees all web development efforts as well as making sure all those efforts are strategically sound. He is […]

Filed in Random Stuff, Who We Are

August 17th, 2008

State of the Word: WordCamp 2008

Each year at WordCamp San Francisco Matt Mullenweg gives his “State of the Word” speech. The talk always includes some great stats to show the health of the platform and here are some highlights… User Suggestions A number of features added to WordPress in its releases come from suggestions people submit through the WordPress.org site. […]

Filed in WordPress

August 16th, 2008

At WordCamp San Francisco

Sean and I are at the Mission Bay Conference Center this morning for WordCamp 2008. I’ll try to do some posts throughout the day. Sean is picking up where Josh left off as the event photographer, so keep an eye out for his photo stream. Matt opens things up at WordCamp 2008 Photo credit: Sean […]

Filed in WordPress

August 14th, 2008

WordCamp San Francisco 2008

WordCamp San Francisco is coming up this Saturday and I’m pretty stoked about it. Since last year’s WordCamp our team has developed projects for some of the biggest brands out there (Sony, eBay, Yahoo), released a few plugins, and developed a site hosted on WordPress VIP. Bottom line is it’s been a good year for […]

Filed in WordPress

August 13th, 2008

PlayStation.Blog Featured in PRWeek

The PlayStation Blog, (and specifically how the blog has been a social media turnaround for Sony PlayStation) was featured in this week’s issue of PRWeek. I can’t tell you how proud we are to be part of such a great program. A huge congratulations to Mike, Josh, Ryan, Shanee and the rest of the gang […]

Filed in Social Media

July 31st, 2008

Controlling the Max Width of Images Uploaded to WordPress Admin

I was asked the following today in regards to a WordPress site: Is there any way for me to load a photo into an item and stretch it so that it just fills the column but doesn’t overfill? My first thought was resize your photo before you upload it. Then my second thought was upload […]

Filed in WordPress

July 25th, 2008

New Site: RealDanLyons.com

If you don’t know Dan Lyons you may know his alter-ego, Fake Steve Jobs. Dan Lyons is a technology columnist for Newsweek and the creator of The Secret Diary of Steve Jobs. Dan decided it was time to walk away from Fake Steve, but still needed an outlet to discuss what’s on his mind. We […]

Filed in New Site, WordPress

July 13th, 2008

WordPress iPhone App Coming Soon

I was lucky enough to get my hands on a new iPhone while out in California last week, so I’ve spent the weekend playing with that. Coming from my Blackberry 8200 this has been a long overdue upgrade. Sadly, the launch of the iPhone Apps store did not include the WordPress iPhone App (Raanan assures […]

Filed in WordPress

April 9th, 2008

Around the Office – Toys!

As seen around the office… Spuda Fett Darth Mash Big Toe Lego Motorized AT-AT Thanks to Josh for the use of the new D300 for the shots. About the AuthorNick Gernert leads the Platform Services team that’s part of Voce Connect and oversees all web development efforts as well as making sure all those efforts […]

Filed in Who We Are

April 8th, 2008

cnp_studio Gets a Mention on the WordPress Publisher Blog

Raanan over at the WordPress Publisher Blog just posted a note about our involvement with the PlayStation Blog (and that it’s running WordPress). He specifically references our recent post that took a more in-depth look at the work behind the project. The Publisher Blog highlights some of the lesser known features of WordPress, interesting plugins […]

Filed in WordPress