I was running sd3labs through webpagetest.org and noticed that the Time To First Byte was causing for a low score. While there has been some debate about how Time To First Byte is considered meaningless, I decided to see what I could do to improve on it just in case it really does hold some value. Continue reading “Decreasing Time To First Byte”
I have been kicking around the idea of ditching my mail client ever since Sparrow was bought out by Google. I discovered PostBox which worked great for a while but seemed to be bloated and slow after using it for a while. I then came across AirMail which is a great replacement for Sparrow but recent updates seemed to have slowed it down, and also based on some of the open discussion about where its going it sounds like it also is going to get bloated and eventually be a slow client. Maybe once things are a little more set in stone and its not so Beta I might have to look at it again. Continue reading “Switching from a mail client to GMail”
Dropbox acquires email app Mailbox | The Verge.
This is a very interesting turn of events. I am really interested to see what Dropbox ends up doing with Mailbox … maybe more resources to work on the iOS app and then a desktop app down the line…..