How to Turn Off Attention Tracking in Zoom Campus Accounts

An article by Mehreen Kasana on Input Magazine made the rounds, talking about the “attention tracking” feature in Zoom, and how creepy and invasive it is. It is. But it can also be disabled for any account - and if disabled for a campus account, it can also be locked out for all users. Embedded tweet broken due to Twitter's arbitrary changes to how embedded tweets work. Thanks, Elon. And, note to self: don't rely on embeds from third party sites for archival purposes because they will all eventually break....

March 23, 2020 · 1 min

Hugo Screencast Demo

Some people1 have asked me how Hugo works for publishing my site. It’s working great for my needs, and although it still needs some command-line work, it’s simple enough to learn it. ...

January 18, 2020 · 1 min

Drupal demo @ UCalgary

I just gave a demo of Drupal to the UCalgary "web content management system" workgroup - they're trying to figure out which is The One True CMS that will be supported by IT for use on campus by faculties and departments to easily manage their websites. Previous sessions were given by advocates of RedDot, ADX Studio, Joomla, Ironpoint, and OmniUpdate. That's a pretty wide range of proposed solutions, from the high-end, high-cost "...

May 17, 2006 · 2 min