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The command line interface is back

by John Avis | April 28, 2017

Back in the 1980s and early 1990s I considered myself a bit of an expert at the MS-DOS command line interface and knew all the commands and all of the options for each command.

Gumtree Australia ad photos don't load

by John Avis | November 29, 2016

Do you ever find that images don't load for any of the ads in Gumtree?

I hope Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) fail

by John Avis | May 23, 2016

It's not often I wish such bad fortune on a new innovation but I am wishing Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) dies a quick death.

Web developers: Don't feel too bad if your websites have a few bugs

by John Avis | March 21, 2016

I know there are bugs in most (all?) of the websites I have developed, and I feel bad when I find a bug and wonder how long it's been there. But no matter how many bugs there are in your code, there's probably a worse website... Yahoo!

Date Title Tags
February 3, 2016 Another website project for motoring magazine collectors General
March 5, 2013 Goodbye Google Postini General
March 5, 2013 Choosing between an open-source, commercial or custom-written website General
January 2, 2011 Goodbye Exetel General
December 10, 2008 New Microsoft Hotmail good reason not to use Microsoft Explorer General
December 8, 2008 Why are most real estate agents so bad at selling online General
July 26, 2008 Does stopfax.com.au really stop junk faxes? General
March 3, 2008 A Warning About Network Solutions General

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...mostly about web development and programming, with a little bit of anything else related to the Internet, computers and technology.

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