Blast from the past
09 Jun 2008
In an attempt to ensure that I keep this blogging lark up, I thought I would resurrect an old post I made a couple of years ago to a now defunct blog to serve as a starting point and thus I’ll revisit...
New Design, New Beginnings?
26 May 2008
Finally gotten around to updating my site to consolidate everything into one place. I spent a bit of time deciding what to do –should I just go “old school” and hand code everything, or should I write my own little blogging tool?...
A dubious first!
28 Jul 2006
Well apparently I can claim a first - for being spammed through ma.gnolia! Yes, apparently nowhere is safe from spam now. Today I received a message within ma.gnolia (the really nice bookmarking website, for those of you who don’t know) from member...
.ds_store no more (on network shares at least!)
26 Apr 2006
Nothing exciting (for most people) but I’ve just finally found an easy way to stop creating the useless .ds_store files on non-mac network shares so I’m putting the info here for my posterity. http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=301711 Open the Terminal Type: defaults write com.apple.desktopservices DSDontWriteNetworkStores...
Easier editing of TypoScript
08 Apr 2006
I’ve recently discovered TextMate from www.macromates.com - a superb text editor, previously I’ve been using TextWrangler but I’m slowly using TextMate more and more, one of it’s really great features is it’s expandability through the use of bundles. In getting to grips...
PC World ahead of the curve?
27 Mar 2006
Well looks like PC World have managed to pull off a bit of a coup - but they’re keeping it a bit quiet. Whilst some have managed to get Windows XP running on the new Intel based Mac’s, PC World have managed...
Is this me?
14 Mar 2006
Ok, I just read this article TidBITS: From iPod to MacBook Pro: A Switcher’s Tale and it pretty much sounds like me and my view on the whole switching to Apple thing. I’m not a total mac zealot but I do think...
Secret GMail account
13 Mar 2006
Wow, another week has flown by, nothing great to report other than I’ve found another rss news reader which I’m trying out. (Endo for anyone who’s interested) plus I’m also trying out Wordpress to see the differences between that and Blogger. Ok,...
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