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If there's a contentious issue in web development (could be other development, too, but I don't know...


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It's gone. 4 years and 30GB of photos gone because of a stupid lapse in concentration. All my origin...


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I'm not sure how many people will have this problem, but I did so this will remind me. PHP 5.3 rele...


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It's fun to purposefully mislead people; luckily, conversation is a great vessel for this. As well...


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My laptop, rather suddenly, gave up on me yesterday so I've had to get a new one. All technology s...


The white noise of Twitter.

OK, so I've hit my saturation point with Twitter. I now follow 87 people, and it's too much. I appea...


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Today, I want to talk about work. I like my job. I love to learn new things and be met with new ch...


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Awful Monday today. Just awful. Disturbing phone calls at midnight, back to work after a long week...


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I love my car. It's brilliant! For the last (at least) 12 months, it's been reliable as hell. Sure...


PHP, mail() and OSX Leopard

So I couldn't figure out any way of doing this, and I can't stand stuff like this beating me so I've...