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    Living the portable life

    Published February 10th, 2006

    For some time now I’ve been watching with interest the emergence of portable applications. In this context, that means applications that can be installed and run entirely from a portable device, such as a USB memory stick. What’s astonishing is the speed with which this new breed of software has developed. Unsurprisingly the open source […]

    Tips for optimising your web pages

    Published February 3rd, 2006

    I found this article on optimising web pages to be a very interesting read. In a previous working life, I spent all day worrying about this sort of thing but I’ve become lazy over the last few years. I need to buck my ideas up! The article includes a link to WebSiteOptimization.com’s Web Page Analyzer, […]

    Javascript libraries list

    Published February 2nd, 2006

    Just in case you hadn’t already caught it (it was posted late last year, but only just came to my attention), here’s a nice roundup of Javascript libraries — handy for anyone considering getting into Ajax development. In related news, a consortium of big-name companies has announced Open Ajax, an attempt to build an industry-standard […]