Blog post from 2006

  • So, 2006

    Another year. Here's a quick post to say what gadget related objects I'm looking forward to seeing released and really thinking about buying this year. The Optimus Keyboard This ultra slick keyboard has OLED technology allowing for the keys to be cha…

  • MSN Currently Playing From Winamp

    As of MSN Messenger version 7 and above, there has been native support to show what song you're playing in Windows Media Player next to your nick. I say native support as there has been plugins which have done this in the past. This is great if your…

  • Four Things

    Although, I haven't been "tagged" with this meme "Four Things", and I don't usually do them, I noticed it on a few different sites I read. So I thought an update was in order, and this'll be a nice filler. Four jobs I've had in my life Data inputter…

  • Tag Specificity

    After the Carson Summit and listening to numerous speakers, specifically Joshua Schachter the inventor delicious, Cal Henderson who works on Flickr, and Tom Coates' inspirational speech about the convergence of data in future of the web, I got thinki…

  • The Multipack

    Earlier this week, The Multipack website launched. The site is the face of a community of Web developers and designers from around the Midlands, UK who get together on a regular basic for a few drinks and a chat about what we've been up to. It's also…

  • Multipack Meeting

    Tomorrow sees the first Multipack meeting since the release of the new website. We've had some great interest in the group, with member numbers soaring above 40 in just over two weeks. So, if you're interested in any aspect of web development, whethe…

  • SoIP

    Just a quick request. Someone needs to invent SoIP - Sarcasm over IP - so us Brits can communicate properly over the internet. Thanks.

  • Web 2.0

    Personally, I do not have a problem with the term "web two point oh", except when people don't know why they're using it, or what the term itself means. Many people argue, however, that "Web2.0" doesn't actually mean anything and is simply a marketin…

  • What a Day

    Today is a multitude of celebration. First of all you have Pi Day, 3.14, but you've missed the celebrations, which should have happened at 1.59 this morning. If that's way too geeky for you, then there is White Day. And, incidently, it's everyones fa…

  • A Little Ironic

    Isn't it a little ironic, don't you think?