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Three Men in a Basement

Can three people, in a disused research unit, kick-start a new technology...

Ada is 200

Today is the bicentenary of the birth of Ada Lovelace...

Developer or Designer

Different people or the same person...

2nd Code Club a Great Success

Our Second Code Club was a Success ... our members report...

A Week with Atom

Initial experience on a new text editor...

Why should we care about the lack of women in engineering?

As national women in engineering day approaches we take a look at why there is...

Warm Gravel, etc …

When I were a lad it were all simple...

Blast from the Past

An old picture on a web site prompts some musing ......

Creative Media Showcase

Amazing things at local University...

Identifying OSI

It's good for exam questions...

WotW: Bikeshedding

We've all seen it done. But maybe we didn't have a word for it ......

Apprentice Software Development, what’s it all about?

We asked Luke, our first apprentice what he thinks of his apprenticeship at...

WotW: Code Smell

It's not a bug. But we do not like the aroma ......

Useful IT Phrases

There is a vocabulary...

WotW: Sneakernet

A data transfer issue today reminded me of one of my favourite words....

New Year. A Resolution.

It's new year resolution time...

The Ease of Learning PHP

A while back I blogged (is that a word?) about the difficulty of learning HTML. ...

Web Domain, Sir? Certainly. Which one?

Yesterday I was talking to some folks who were starting their own business....

Google’s Time Machine

Just discovered that Google Street View now contains a little time machine...

Why is HTML so Difficult?

Students learning HTML find it surprisingly difficult. We wonder why?...

An Interesting Code Kata

Yesterday, I was shown the idea of Code Kata ......