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Always Test your stuff before you deploy it…

So I feel like a rather large heel or whatever other insult is appropriate.
You know that contact me page I have set up on erikpersson.com/about …
Turns out I forgot to set it up to inform me when people actually send me a message. Awesome right?
Anyway to all the people that I haven’t replied to, I apologize, I’m not actually that big an asshole, and I’ll have replies forthcoming…

Mia Culpa, Mia Culpa, Mia Maxima Culpa

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Don't Be A Dick


Its like this guy can read my mind sometimes…

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How To: Stop Facebook From Using Your Photos For Advertising

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Here’s something about Facebook I bet you didn’t know.
Apparently all of your uploaded photos are fair game for use by their advertisers, by default. So that image of you where you sorta drank to much at that party last week? Totally fair game to be used for those “Hot Local Singles” or “Clearasil” ads.
Totally awesome, right?
Luckily you can opt out of this “service”, though you’ll have to navigate through a treacherous maze of submenus before you can get a glimpse of the opt out page. Luckily for you I’m here to make your life easier.
Here’s the relevant asshattery quoted from the Facebook page as well as a quick tutorial to opt out of their advertising service.

Facebook occasionally pairs advertisements with relevant social actions from a user’s friends to create Facebook Ads. Facebook Ads make advertisements more interesting and more tailored to you and your friends. These respect all privacy rules. You may opt out of appearing in your friends’ Facebook Ads below.

How To Disable Facebook Ads for your images

…and Bobs your uncle.

Via Photo Business News

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Happy 12:34:56 7/8/09 Day!

Happy 12:34:56 7/8/09 Day!

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Happy Day After The 4th Of July!

Happy Day After The 4th Of July!