Frozen Tidal Wave / Melting Glacier (via) Stunning images.
Further to my Too Simple post, and in response to the comment from Annie about the state of software manuals, I thought I’d try and give a bit of insight into the basic workings of my profession. Yes, that’s right I DO have a day job. I am a technical author and I write software…Continue reading How to make a cup of tea
UK Get a Mac adverts Spot the comedians…
Valentine’s Day looms, flowers to be purchased. We all know the prices go up, but only Arena Flowers actually state that (and explain why!) when you try and order ‘non-Valentines flowers’. So bonus points to them. You can get a 10% discount as well by entering VOUCHERCODES when purchasing flowers.
So here’s the thing. We all use computers to do things. Whether it’s hardcore hacking, or browsing the internet for aubergine recipes, it’s just a tool that does ‘stuff’. Right? As such, once you’ve mastered the basics and understand the main conceptual ideas, it’s a pretty easy tool to use. The mouse is relatively intuitive…Continue reading Too simple
Right, you’ve had since Friday to chea .. answer these questions. How many did YOU get right?
Finally got archive page working, looks rubbish but it’s a start. Next up, contact page. Can anyone say “microformats”?
Anyone else get this? Over the past couple of weeks I struggled to find inspiration for posts, I kinda clawed at a few things just to fill the space but I was aware it was an effort. Didn’t bother all that much, I’d just started a new job and my brain was busy processing a…Continue reading Too.. many.. posts..
Weird, or just wanting? Louis Theroux is an authority on weirdness. But he says his time off from TV has made him ask whether weird is just in the eye of the beholder – “the strangest behaviours are always answering some very normal human need – for love, for religious meaning, for a place in…Continue reading weird louis theroux
Not long before I left my last place of work we started a Friday Quiz email. The winner has to post the questions for the forthcoming week and as I won last week.. 20 questions, a possible 28 points up for grabs and absolutely the best non-prize ever. Answers will be posted on Sunday. The…Continue reading Friday Quiz