Saturday, February 07 2009 random
Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve started working on understanding Drupal theming.
Saturday, February 07 2009 technology
Recently, I upgrade the version of Drupal that I use for this site – a process that went completely smoothly, to my relief. (Yes, I tried out the upgrade on a test system that mirrored production first, but I always get nervous when tinkering with a production system, even if it’s a tested process).
Monday, February 09 2009 smart-code
Of all the new features in C# 3.0, Lambda expressions have to be one of my favourites.
Tuesday, February 10 2009 professional
Leon Bambrick has an interesting post 8 ways to be a better programmer in 6 minutes. Even if you don’t agree with Leon’s tips, they’re interesting, and thought provoking. In the same spirit, here’s some more tips for you… though some of these might take more than 6 minutes to do.
Wednesday, February 11 2009 csharp
Over on StackOverflow, saw an interesting question that taught me something new about C# 3.0.
Thursday, February 12 2009 random
Shorter than some, longer than many, my 1 hour commute to and from work each day used to be down time. Over the last three or four years, I’ve found that podcasts are a good way to fill the time. Scott Hanselman has just posted Hanselman’s Super Karate Death Car List of .NET and Software Podcasts and suggested that others do the same … here’s what occupies my commute.
Wednesday, February 18 2009 admin
CAPTCHA submission for comments is now fixed, thanks to John and Saleh for bringing the problem to my attention.
Wednesday, February 18 2009 random
Am I going crazy? Is that an Advert at the top of my site?
Wednesday, February 18 2009 testing
At tonight’s meeting of the Wellington .NET User group we had two presentations – one on Linq Syntax from Owen Evans, and one on avoiding Cross Site Scripting attacks from Kirk Jackson. Both presentations were informative and interesting, and I learnt a few new things from each.
Monday, February 23 2009 ux
Here’s a strange piece of behaviour – a puzzle (with a solution) for you.
Tuesday, February 24 2009 tools
Friday, February 27 2009 smart-code