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January 31, 2005
by Kay

RSS vs Design?

An interesting post from Michael Efford last week titled: RSS vs Design. In it, he discusses his feelings after finding the RSS feed is the most requested document on his site, and asks the question “where does this leave design?” … Continue reading

January 31, 2005
by Kay

It’s Not Just a Phone

I’ve resisted buying a mobile phone for over two years, despite Dave trying to convince me we need to upgrade the one we share. I keep insisting I don’t need one, and especially not one that takes photos and plays … Continue reading

January 31, 2005
by Kay

Exciting Job Descriptions

I’m fortunate to have an interesting-sounding job description. It changes all the time, actually. Sometimes I rearrange it too. Senior Developer is the main one… but depending on who I’m emailing, I add in Search Optimisation, QA Leader, Maintenance Coordinator, … Continue reading

January 16, 2005
by Kay

Mach-ii vs Fusebox 4

Over on the CFAussie list, Jason Sheedy asked this question. In his post he said: I find myself asking, ‘why OO in a web environment’ and ‘how often do you really need to re-use code blocks’? I started writing a … Continue reading

January 15, 2005
by Kay

Deliciously In Love

I’ve been playing with del.icio.us and I have to say I’m hooked. The nosy parker in me is revealed: I just love to know what other people are looking at. I used the tag “blogthis” and was thrilled to discover … Continue reading

January 15, 2005
by Kay

Off to MXDU!

Yay, booked my ticket to MXDU! There won’t be as large a Perth contingent as there has been the last two years, but it’ll still be great. Lots of cool stuff going on. Some interesting topics on the agenda – … Continue reading