Posts Categorized: Personal

Lifting the veil

I've recently released a new Wordpress plugin called Plugin Register. In a nutshell it allows plugin developers to be notified every time one of their plugins is activated. Report of these activations then gives the developer some statistics about who is activating what, and when, and what version. Quite simple, but not something that I've…

Technology and creativity

Confession time. When I was a child I was a big fan of Mary Norton's Borrowers books. These little people were almost real to me, to the extent I would look for clues to their actual existence. I suppose I thought something that engrossed me so much must be based in reality. (By the way,…

Welcome to stillbreathing.co.uk 2009

Well, here it is. This new theme for stillbreathing.co.uk has been mainly designed by the great Paul Cook who worked with me for several years in a previous job. I've said on a number of occasions he's the best designer I know, and that's true. After all, I don't know any other designers :0) Anyway,…

One month on

No much to report from the People's Republic of Yorkshire, although it's been a busy old few weeks.Here's a quick list of things I've been doing: Fixed a bug in my Wordpress MU secure invitation plugin, which is now at the grand stage of version 0.1. Started to redesign this site thanks to a cracking…

Thoughtstream

Inbox: 9! Yay! Upgrading VERY old Wordpress MU site. I think all the plugins will break. Non-yay. Excited, just ordered some of these: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Max-Value-Mbps-Home-Double/dp/B000TV7FJ4/ Until they arrive I'm stuck in Windows as Ubuntu needs to connect to the Internet to download the software to get the USB wireless dongle working to connect to the Internet…