Been coving. Covered in plaster.
Been coving. Covered in plaster.
Great looking gay dating site. Developed in Rails by a Rails agency owner
Lightweight Sinatra/Markdown/Ruby CMS
Could be handy to use for showing recent album listens from Last.fm
Plus background on the site itself: Guardian using Django and EC2 for the first time on a project.
Gorgeous interfaces and attention to detail
Lightweight Ruby blog engine - publish via git push
Two-part set of questions to determine if you’re actually doing Scrum
For Macs bought in the UK after 8 June 2009
Watching Blur and Prodigy at Glastonbury on the telly. Essex rules.
Never mind MJ, found out that Steven Wells died of cancer on Wed. A gonzo journo legend; Swells’ was the first NME article I read each week.
Michael will be singing a duet with Princess Diana in Heaven tonight.
@cronkshaw great idea. I’ll blow their retinas next time with my finest nylon masterpiece.
Board meeting today so I’m wearing a shirt.
Off to @newmediaage awards bash at Grosvenor hotel. Say hello if you’ll be there this evening.
Back from a lovely day out at Birdworld, Surrey’s premier bird related attraction http://bit.ly/6ktWa
You can now specify either 0.96 or 1.02 with GAE. You need to install Django locally for development
Twitter-like microblogging theme for Wordpress that threads comments and posts updates using Ajax. Used by WP for their internal communication.
Fascinating article about the WordPress founder and his style of working and living.
10% recommendation algorithm bounty to help Netflix get media buzz, deliver better matched recommendations to its customers and compete with downloads. Genius.
Monkey patching my version of Ruby just like the cool kids do.
Waiting like a spare part for @lilja’s end of year show to begin. Pop next door to cafeteria to find 20/20 cricket on. Result.
Overlays and non-intrusive ways of gathering feedback and collaborating.
Useful for destructive post actions
And no cheating, even on your iPhone. 10am and 4pm are his times to check.
Andy’s using a Kanban board with stakeholders. “They got a message that coders have been trying (unsuccessfully) to convey to them for many years. Yes, ad hoc stuff gets in the way of scheduled development.”
Sun’s out. Lazy Sunday. I make that Pimms o'clock.
Even though I don’t tend to use Facebook much, I’m still pleased to have grabbed http://facebook.com/barryfrost
@Debbie Hellooooo you!
@baob Well done and “woo hoo” to you! I’m taking baby scrum steps now and while it’s hard work to change reflexes, I’m seeing the light.
“Kaka is world record signing”… but only in sterling. 65m euros is less than 73m for Zidane in 2001 but the pound is now down a third.
Today’s word is “awesomesauce”.
V2.0 of the book for V1.0 of Django
Lovely photos/links Tumblr theme
Ultimate tooltips plugin for jQuery
Lightweight evaluation service resulting in prioritised list of issues and advice on best practices
Exhaustive and thorough description of best practices
Workflow of writing stories in Pivotal Tracker through to the git push.
Post-push Git hook management tool. Auto deploy apps after pushing.
@Tomtids Terry is a marketing consultant for us too and knows I have a rabbit. It’s a Godfather-style offer I can’t refuse :)
Just had this delivered by Terry from Peer1. If we don’t host with them it’ll be my rabbit’s last meal! http://twitpic.com/6nx71
Flicked the big switch on our new own-brand dating site this morning: http://datingagency.com/
Back from King Creosote gig in Windsor. Very impressed: the whole band (who did solo support) were superb. Audience not so much.
Table of contents to the paid-for report gives some useful information away
Researching setting up one of these new-fangled “intranets” for the company.
@mattjukes It’s always the way - initial fanfare leading to apathy, stale content and 404s. Poor little intranets sniff.
Putting the world to rights with @timblair
@BradHaverly iPhone OS 3.0 should be out to coincide with Apple’s developer conference on the 8th. Not long to go now…
Apparently @MelKirk’s shit don’t stink.