Installing Brother Print Drivers on Linux Mint 17

I’ve had HP printers for the last several printers we’ve owned and their Linux support has been spot on. Basically Linux can “see” the printer directly and the print drivers have been one of the options listed from the CUPS print driver options. I have grown unimpressed with HP as… Read more »

Tips for starting your own Xojo Users Group

I’m a long-time believer in users groups. I gain so much knowledge, not only learning Xojo, but learning other related technologies as well such as communications, database issues, security, etc. Here’s some tips, not in any particular order: Try to find Free meeting space. Yes, this is a tough requirement…. Read more »

FoxCon 2015: My presentation on “Xojo for the Desktop and Web”

I had a great time at the FoxCon in Toledo. FoxCon is a long running invitation-only conference that historically came from the Visual Foxpro programming world. The conference has, pleasantly, transformed itself more into a technical business conference. Yes, there were sessions on programming and databases, but there were great… Read more »

Comparing Ping Times: Vultr vs DigitalOcean

I’ve been testing deployment of a Xojo Web Application to two inexpensive (I won’t use the word ‘cheap’ because that might give the wrong impression. They both work very well.) hosted server options: Vultr.com and DigitalOcean.com. I’ve been using DigitalOcean for a while to run some tests but I was… Read more »