Spreading the word…

RSS is great, but you all now that already as I keep banging on about it at regular intervals. So sites that promote it are great as well, especially if they might result in more readers for my blog. So I’ve just signed up for Blogs4God, a directory of Christian bloggers.

Thanks to Dave’s marvellous instructions the signup procedure was painless. OK, that’s a lie. I had to rewrite the XML generation script a bit to make the RSS validate, and test it quite a bit. But finally, I think I’m there.

So welcome to anyone new that visits from Blogs4God.

Drink yer milk…

The A-Team was a staple part of my childhood, a regular fixture in our house. My brother and I loved it because of the fights, the machines, and the fact they always got away with it (Dukes of Hazzard was appealing for the same reasons). My parents liked it because even after a

The A-Team was a staple part of my childhood, a regular fixture in our house. My brother and I loved it because of the fights, the machines, and the fact they always got away with it (the Dukes of Hazzard was appealing for many of the same reasons). My parents liked it because even after a horrific car crash, the bad guys always crawled out with little more than a scratch. Carnage without bloodshed!

However, things aren’t always that family-friendly in software development. In fact, get the wrong mix of skills and personalities in a software team and your office (and products) could end up looking more like a scene from Apocalypse Now. But help is at hand, thanks to this great article by the Return of Design.

Now, just lock me in a shed with a laptop and internet connection, and I’ll have a website ready in minutes that we can use to break outta this dump.

Out and about (15:00 pm)…

Business idea: create some kind of 'treasure hunt with clues' game in womens clothes shops for blokes to do while they follow their partners around.