Monthly Archives: December 2010

New years eve

2010: great start, terrible middle, pretty good end. Here’s a picture.

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Christmas

Had quite a nice Christmas, which is a first in recent years. Went down the Lake Monger with my mum and sister, had a bit of a picnic. I was off taking photographs of a swan being hounded by a … Continue reading

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Software library sites

It’s funny, even now there’s a few things a lot of web sites still miss. When I’m shopping around for a bit of software to use in a project, I usually want: when was the last release (eg. is this … Continue reading

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Rottnest

Work’s christmas party was on Wadjemup / Rottnest Island over the last couple of days. Had a lovely time, photos will be up (hopefully) some time soon. I’ve just had an initial run-through, took something around a thousand shots and … Continue reading

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Allotment update

This is what happens when you don’t get down to your allotment often enough – your artichoke flower heads turn from delicious things into flowers. A bit of a shame, but very pretty! Did get a few onions, some rhubarb … Continue reading

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Browsers: it comes down to UI

My personal machine is a Macbook. I do almost all my web browsing on this machine. I thought it might be interesting to list off my pros/cons for each browser. Firefox: + plugins (particularly for web dev) – slow startup … Continue reading

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Welcome

After years of being over on Livejournal, I’ve shifted off. The dubious advertising and other epic failures of the new owners have made me wish to move for a long time. Glad it’s finally done. The cricket (or is it … Continue reading

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