Ramadan 2021

Iiiit’s the first day of Ramadan! Ramadan is an Islamic holy month. During this month, the moslems fast by stopping eating and drinking when the sun rises (subuh/soobooh) until the sun sets (iftar/maghrib) — and we do this for 30 days. “No eating, I can understand. NO DRINKING? Even water?” Even water, yep. It’s aContinue reading “Ramadan 2021”

K.K. Bossa

“K.K. Bossa” is one of my favorite songs in Animal Crossing: New Horizon (despite the in-game lyrics is actually only “meeep mop meep moop weewaaweewooo mop meep moooooop”) so I’m pleasantly surprised to hear the, uh, human-lyrics version. (Featured image is when I visited fellow Automattician’s island through Dream Address. Thank you for sharing yourContinue reading “K.K. Bossa”

ProPhoto RGB v. sRGB color space

I’m curious. I need to jot this down and maybe reroute back to this post once I have time and once I have unfortunate developer to bug on the office. Recently, I noticed an uptick of color display questions from users that contacting us. The question always the same: “Why do my pictures look dullContinue reading “ProPhoto RGB v. sRGB color space”

The Year of the Ox

Tomorrow is the celebration of the Chinese New Year/Lunar New Year. For this year, it’s The Year of The Ox. Unlike its western counterparts, Chinese zodiacs are defined on year — not months. For example, folks that were born in 1984 would be under the Rat zodiac, then 1985 would be under the Ox zodiac,Continue reading “The Year of the Ox”

On WordPress and languages

Sometimes a user asked, or mentioned, that they found the translation of a string on their WordPress.com website using their preferred language is incorrect — and they want to know how to change it. I usually use this opportunity to encourage them to contribute. One thing that I notice on how folks doing business isContinue reading “On WordPress and languages”