Joel Walters

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Mailcheck for Drupal

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I am now maintaining a Drupal module, mailcheck.

Here’s a short description below. Check it out.

Get fast, client-side suggestions for mistyped email addresses.

What is it?

An integration of mailcheck.js with forms in Drupal (supports user registration, webforms)

What’s it do?

Someone enters, mailcheck asks, Did you mean

Reduces Email Bounces

Kicksend reports of a 50% decrease in sign up confirmation email bounces. Try it out on Kicksend’s join form.

A Little Refresh

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I updated my site with a few new things.

  • Updated my About page with current skills, interests, etc.
  • Updated my UW work experience
    • Added a screenshot and link to
  • Updated colors and typography! Yay. A bit cleaner.
  • Added my GitHub repos on the sidebar of the homepage. Neat.

A 12.5 Megapixel Display

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Can Windows 8 plus a pair of Nvidia Quadro 450 graphics cards really give me a 12.5 Megapixel display? It sounds too good to be true. How many pixels is too many pixels? All good questions.

I will soon be exploring the amazing realm of large-scale touch screens. Windows 8, I hope you are a good choice.

PosteRazor … Posters From Letter Sized Sheets

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PosteRazor must be the greatest thing since sliced bread.

The PosteRazor cuts a raster image into pieces which can afterwards be printed out and assembled to a poster.

posterazor homepage

Yep, that’s right, you can assemble a poster from copy paper on the cheap. But “how can I avoid the ugliness of scotch tape and paper curl?” you might ask. Good question!

I found 8.5x14 legal sized sheets with removable adhesive backing from which would let you slap your paper right onto the painted wall surface — no tape, no curling. Woohoo!