Category: Journal

  • Synchronizing Sublime Text 2 across machines via DropBox

    either mkdir ~/Library/Application Support/Sublime Text 2/ OR rm -fR ~/Library/Application Support/Sublime Text 2/{Packages,Pristine Packages,Installed Packages} THEN ln -s ~/Dropbox/Apps/Sublime Text 2/{Packages,Pristine Packages,Installed Packages} ~/Library/Application Support/Sublime Text 2/

  • WPLDN tomorrow for the first time in MONTHS….

  • WordPress 3.5

    I just updated. Have you?

  • Destructive Rampage

    “Destructive Rampage” Those are two words that every parent wants to hear when they pick their toddler up from nursery, aren’t they? While his mother and I go over what should be done, we turn to our respective social networks for any form of opinion or support. Laura-Jane’s friends came back with well crafted and…

  • My last stock photograph

    For some reason last year I obviously had cause to purchase Istockphoto credits, because I received an email the other day informing me that I had a bunch of them left over and about to expire. Not wanting to take away from working photographers and give to Istock, I  jumped in to look for an…

  • Standing desk

    I’m pretty sure that most of my back pain stem from being over 6’2″ tall. Most desks / chairs aren’t really designed for people my size and as I spend the vast majority of my waking hours sat working at a desk this can lead to real problems. When I had the luxury of being…

  • Protect your time

    Writing every day – that’s what you’re supposed to do. it doesn’t matter what you write about as long as you just write something. I’m doing my best with it. I’ve actually managed to take a break from motoring through the 3 web dev projects that I have to finish before Christmas and sit here,…

  • Rebooting

    I’m perfectly happy to accept that I’m not much of a writer. I’m also perfectly happy to accept that auto-feeding all my Twitter status updates into my blog was probably a bad idea and the reason that I stopped updating it. Rewind a second… Who am I trying to kid there? the reason that I…

  • Office Skiffle & The Effervescing Elephant

    Yet another video blog that has absolutely nothing to do with web programming. I hope you enjoy it and actively encourage you to get involved in the office skiffle movement. I’m not sure if there’s anybody in the office skiffle movement other than me at the moment, but we’re definitely changing the musical landscape. Instruments…

  • ‘Silent’ video blogging

    Continuing my foray into the video blog world, I pretend to invent a whole new genre. I didn’t really. Technically I think it was invented by Bob Dylan but who can really tell? Pointless video really as a precursor to more pointless stuff, probably.