WordPress Backup: BackWPup

Several of my clients have been concerned about WordPress site backups lately. We’ve tried a number of different approaches over the years. Lately I’ve come to like the BackWPup WordPress plugin. The key features, in my book, are: It’s free and open...

African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies

Glad to be able to help out the African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies. I consulted with them on some WordPress technical issues. Their mission statement: “ACJPS is dedicated to creating a Sudan committed to all human rights, the rule of law and peace, in...

New Updates: lcMover and lcResTool, Plugins for LiveCode

My free plugin utilities for LiveCode developers, lcMover and lcResTool have been updated to versions 1.2 and 1.4 respectively. There are bug fixes and new features for dealing with the new scaleFactor property, as well as a few tweaks and some fine tuning. There is...

Bensire Rolls Out New Site

Bensire Carpets has been working with Charles Buchwald & Friends for the last year, and the results are finally live: http://bensire.com This WordPress based site incorporates a number of interesting and unique features, a carefully crafted custom theme, and a...

LiveCode Going Open Source

My favourite development tool is going opensource… or trying to do so. The development team has posted the whole initiative on Kickstarter, and it looks to be gaining momentum. If you are at all interested in great tools, please consider a small donation. In...

lcResTool and lcMover LiveCode Plugins Released

If you are using the LiveCode development environment, check out the plugins we’ve developed: lcResTool and lcMover. lcResTool helps you size your windows to a variety of common mobile device sizes. There are options for orientation, e.g. landscape vs. portrait,...

New Interactives for Museo La Tallera Siqueiros

CB&F has just completed a project in consultation with Museografica SC, to produce iOS based computer interactives for the Museo La Tallera Siqueiros in Cuernavaca, Mexico. The interactives have been deployed on Apple iPads running iOS. They help make available a...

Sunshine State of Mind

Charles Buchwald & Friends is happy to announce the start of consulting to a south Florida company to provide programming services in support of a new software initiative. We’ve got to keep most of it under wraps for now, but check back for news as we rocket...

Weaving a New Web for Bensire

Bensire, importer, retailer and restorer of some of the world’s finest handmade rugs and carpets, has retained Charles Buchwald & Friends to produce a new web site. The new site will highlight the company’s work, including the amazing rugs and carpets...

Fernando X: Adios Berlin, Hola CB&F

Fernando X and multi-Emmy-award-winning producer Pablo Munguia are consulting with Charles Buchwald & Friends on a new website and music video to promote Fernando X’s latest album, Adios Berlin. The music video is part of continuing collaboration with...