Who the fuck d'ya think I am? Huggy Bear?
There are 9 posts tagged: "coding"
- The trouble with travel
- 11 September 2022
Until now, all posts that I've made to this blog have been from the same time zone as the server. So, all I have to do to record the date and time of a post, is to set the default value in the(more…)
CURRENT_TIMESTAMP(). Easy peasy lemon squeezy.
- Conditional email
- 13 June 2022
Although I received this message in my professional account inbox, it's not a predatory solicitation. Just a bog-standard commercial one. And the message itself isn't worth commenting on, except possibly to note the footer:(more…)
- 1 March 2022
I wouldn't normally do this, but I cannot adequately describe the abject amateurism of the email that I received from IJDMSR—the(more…)
IndianInternational Journal Dental and Medical Sciences Research [sic]. So, below is a screenshot of that message.
- Reporter reporting
- 18 January 2022
Mary-Ann Russon asks(more…)
What can we do to get more women into coding?I can't honestly say that I give a shit, and her gossamer-thin article didn't help me understand why I should, other than that there's a shortage of digitally-skilled workers.
- Navbar update
- 27 November 2021
I decided to tart up the horizontal navigation bar at the top of the page, not that anyone'll notice. I wanted the(more…)
Aboutlink to be on the right-hand side of the bar.
- 26 July 2020
The manner in which post titles are set in this blog is to have a separate field for the title, which is then displayed within a heading block. I don't know how the likes of Wordpress do it, but I wouldn't be at all surprised if this is standard practice. Nothing to get excited about, for the most part anyway.(more…)
- Inline emojis
- 17 December 2019
As I was updating the emojis for this site, I thought about having them scalable to fit within the line. It's easy enough to scale SVG images, compared to GIF. They are, after all, vectors.(more…)
- An open letter to Google
- 20 April 2013
- Oi, what have you been up to fatty?
- 28 September 2004
Well, since you ask so nicely, I shall tell you, gentle reader. I've been building a website. Or, rather, rebuilding it. Actually, re-rebuilding it, if I'm to be perfectly honest. And not just one, but that's another story.(more…)