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Full-stack developer, former Yahoo!, CTO at Blueseed, the visa-free cruise ship for startup entrepreneurs. More about me on on Wikipedia or on my website.

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Feb
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awarded  Autobiographer
Jan
23
comment How does Google Chrome know where I am despite the fact that I'm using a proxy?
How are you tunneling the connection? Chrome alone through a SOCKS proxy, or the entire machine using OpenVPN?
Dec
27
revised How do I rotate video (MOV) file on Windows?
fix typo
Nov
6
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
This is pretty much a duplicate of superuser.com/questions/9313/send-an-email-at-a-future-date. However, see my answer for the best alternatives as of Nov 2013.
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
What if your Thunderbird is not running at that time? Quite common when dealing with other time zones, if you travel etc. See my answer for much better solutions.
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
See my answer for much better solutions than Outlook and having to run your machine 24/7.
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
Boomerang is limited to 10 free messages per month. See my answer for much better solutions.
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
Correct, the Gmail team has been refusing to implement this feature since 2008. See my answer for much better solutions.
Nov
6
comment Send delayed email
What if you're not awake at that time? Quite common when dealing with other time zones. See my answer for much better solutions.
Nov
6
answered Send delayed email
Nov
6
comment Send an Email at a future date
There are easier (more user friendly) solutions. I've compared delayed/scheduled email sending services on Webapps.SE.
Nov
6
comment Send an Email at a future date
There are already existing solutions for this; you don't have to code anything, you can schedule replies, you get easy formatting etc. I've compared delayed/scheduled email sending services on Webapps.SE.
Nov
6
comment Send an Email at a future date
This is far from answering the question. I've compared delayed/scheduled email sending services on Webapps.SE.
Nov
6
comment Send an Email at a future date
There are easier (more user friendly) solutions. I've compared delayed/scheduled email sending services on Webapps.SE.
Nov
6
comment Send an Email at a future date
Boomerang is far from "the best" service. I've compared delayed/scheduled email sending services on Webapps.SE.
Oct
18
awarded  Announcer
Sep
14
awarded  Notable Question
Aug
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awarded  Popular Question
Aug
4
comment How does Thunderbird handle the label in Gmail?
"there is no real way (that I know of) to tell that Thunderbird is "done" downloading from the original Gmail account" - TB displays the number of messages downloaded in the status bar. Is that not a reliable count?