Category: intertwingularity

I am a qualified sysadmin. Whilst I currently am in a “I will never be on-call ever again” phase of my career (Very much like the “I will never drink again” phase of a hangover, with much the same future),…

Chris Selland: But as a biz dev guy (who doesn’t have time – or a reason – to be online much) – and despite the fact that my job is all about relationships – I find twitter to be pretty…

Gosh, isn’t networking easier when you just plug things in? Ah well. You will require: The “Generic 3G Scripts” from Ross Barkman’s home page Your phone to be connected to Vodafone Live. A Powerbook with bluetooth. Download the scripts, unsit…

We now have NTL Broadband. They came, they installed it, they went away to get more cable, they came back, they connected it. They were polite, on time, and quick. They gave me the cables, told me to use the…

Okay, so I melted a floppy drive. Could happen to anyone. Who hasn’t done it? I mean, there they are, solid plastic, sitting in your computer case. Obviously at some point it’s going to melt. It’s just going to. So…

gilmae alerted me to the fact that someone is creating an RSS 2 extension called Event Share Framework or ESF. This could be interesting. I’ve just sent them this email: I’ve just discovered your site, You should probably be aware…

Aquaintances now exports a valid OPML file. This was far more work than it needed to be, because I have been unable to find a reference for a valid OPML file anywhere, blo.gs OPML files got imported by Dave’s Wonderful…

Hot topic within the geekoblogsphere this month is – in reverse order – the WOX project and WinerWatch. I’m going to ignore WinerWatch (which is password protected now). The WAX project – also known as “PIE” or “nECHO”, but I…

After discovering – via an inbound link from Solitude – that CDF files should not be served as text/xml but as application/cdf instead, and also within moments from gilmae that my CDF files were invalid I’ve fixed both of these.…

Today the US celebrates it’s separation from the Empire that founded it. One day, I hope my country does the same. So, the Interview thing, then. Wednesday afternoon I got an email saying that the people who I applied to…