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Schools Back: KXA253 And KXA254

July 17th, 2006

“To get back up to speed as an intermediate level Java programmer”

The exam for KXA252 Artificial Intelligence went down like a soggy sock full of mud puddle junket - Credit 68% - and with a High Distinction level for the in-semester component you could easily work out I just passed the exam. Oh I knew my stuff but answered the wrong amounts for the value of the questions. It happens and that’s why the examination system is always a controversial issue. Anyway that’s the past, post-mortems suck, and I should get used to the Credits from here on in unless I plan never to work again. Mmm money or study?

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Some Redesigning On Norty Pig

July 15th, 2006

“Like the colour or not its staying for some time”

The reboot thing was fun and hitting everyone square in the eye with that punk rock album inspired clunky (but temporary) redesign on Norty Pig was kind of different. Still, in the end we might have personal jabs at people but we’re really a business so I finished the design off this afternoon to what it was meant to be.

Adieu to not the friggin’ news volume 1.

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Zeldman About Standards

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Zeldman About Standards and what is going awfully wrong at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) - a must read today.

The Importance Of Maintainable JavaScript

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The Importance Of Maintainable JavaScript can't be under-emphasised. Even many big name JavaScript gurus write obfuscated code but this is software engineering so certain truths apply.

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Julian Merrow-Smith - I really like the earthiness of the still lifes and especially the cherries.

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Viruses Jump To RFID - a word of warning.

Beginning CSS Web Development

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Beginning CSS Web Development by Simon Collison - Published 28th August 2006. One to keep an eye out for in the book store.

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Living With Great Designers

July 18th, 2006

Seth Godin's article - How to live happily with a great designer - emphasises you need to be a part of the process and have faith your designer knows his craft. After all you don't backseat drive your accountant do you?

Fun's Over - Here's The Banner

July 15th, 2006

OK the correct banner is on Norty Pig - the previous was a bit of a dig at someone - and we're actually looking decent again. Yes not the friggin' news was a bit of fun but the jokes over and you might like the newer version. We're actually selling services y'know not blunt force punk rock trauma.

Firefox Market Share

July 14th, 2006

MarketingVOX reports Firefox's browser share has grown again - of note in Australia is Firefox accounts for 24.23% of surfers. In the United States its 15.82%, Germany is 39.02%, the world 12.93%. If you're having a site developed you might want to ensure its not an Internet Explorer only experience.

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