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Wednesday 10 September 2014
by Wulf
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Pressing the Button

Today I was delighted to finally be able to press the button to release the new version of the website for my department. NDORMS is a research department within the Medical Sciences Division of the University of Oxford and, while … Continue reading

Thursday 4 September 2014
by Wulf
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In the sense of “my head against wall”, banging is the word which sums up most of today. I was working  on a web development task that required me to login to a server and extract a “magic” key that … Continue reading

Tuesday 29 April 2014
by Wulf
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That’s the Way to Do It

I’ve recently started developing a little database driven application to help organise the music at church, which in turn has meant that I’m doing more interaction with the database on my web server. The “proper” way to do this would … Continue reading

Wednesday 5 March 2014
by Wulf
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Browser Patterns

I was fascinated by the CSS3 Patterns Gallery which I discovered yesterday, which goes well beyond what I realised could be done with CSS and a modern web browser. I still haven’t fathomed how the trick is done but I’ve … Continue reading

Friday 28 February 2014
by Wulf
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Approaching the end of the afternoon at work earlier this week I was reviewing my collection of pending tasks, looking for something relatively minor but hopefully straightforward. We have a departmental directory with people, photos and contact details and the … Continue reading