Monthly Archives: August 2007

Ebay sale!

Now that I’ve realised how expensive the asia trip is going to be I’ve decided to start flogging some stuff on ebay: Moutain bike Keyboard stand Yamaha SY35 Keyboard Dyson mini vacuum cleaner Buy buy buy! Update – Also selling … Continue reading

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Google sitemap xml format?

I learnt something today. Did you know that google have created their own format to make indexing sites easier? It’s called the Sitemap Protocol. So there you go. I have a bunch of CD’s that I need to review: – … Continue reading

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Who sends a fax?

According to this article: “Western Australian MP Wilson Tuckey sending a fax to Mr Howard calling on him to step down. The fax was also inadvertently sent to a number of other Liberal MPs” Who sends someone a fax asking … Continue reading

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RSS feeds and favourite posts of mine

I’ve gone through my database of posts and picked my favourite ones. They can now be found over on the left navigation bar under “Favourite posts” (funnily enough). So… I’ve been really getting stuck into RSS lately. Since I did … Continue reading

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Comment spam

Ok, so even though my “add comment” functionality doesn’t allow ANY html, some genius Italian bloke decided to put in a bunch of crap onto some of my posts. Thanks a lot. So I’ve now written a quick and dirty … Continue reading

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UN’s website hacked!

The UN’s website was hacked the other day, all thanks to sloppy code. Isn’t it time that companies start auditing their website for vulnerabilities? Imagine if the hacking attempt actually posted something which looked like a valid news item… a … Continue reading

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ASP.NET Validators and case insensitivity don’t collide

I’ve always done my best to avoid the ASP.NET validators. They just always seem to go wrong, never do what you want and make life more difficult. I also hate client-side (javascript) validation. I mean, you’ve got to do it … Continue reading

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Pippin, bike seat, church drumming

On the weekend I saw a high school musical: Pippin which was a lot of fun. Interesting plot, but I think they cut out some of the more confusing stuff. I also bought a new seat for my bike which … Continue reading

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Bought a new bike and thinking about a new band

Here’s my new bike: (Click on the photo for more photos). Plus I’m thinking about auditioning for this band who need a rhythm guitarist. One guy’s reply was “I hope you die in a fire” which I thought was a … Continue reading

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