How To Design A Good API and Why it Matters is a great talk that Joshua Bloch gave at Google. It’s actually over 10 years old now but still very relevant. I recently rewatched it and this post contains the… Read On
Proxy auto-config files, or PAC files, are a neat way to programmatically decide whether to send requests for a website via a proxy or direct. This post is a brief introduction on how to write and install such a file…. Read On
(Half Relevant) Back Story I recently changed laptops at work. The change was more involved than copying files from one machine to another as the switch was also in terms of operating system, from macOS to Windows 10. No bother… Read On
Regular readers of this blog will no doubt have noticed my recent obsession with migrating websites away from servers I have to maintain onto servers where I do not. This week’s task was to move a PHP site to static… Read On
If there is one thing more annoying than automatically being opted in to receive a newsletter, it’s not knowing that you’ve opted in. I used the Jessops website last night to get a poster printed. (I don’t want to send… Read On
Currently based near Bath, working at Qunifi. I’ve been fiddling
with technology for as long as I can remember. I use this site as a place to blog about interesting development stories and web projects that I think others might find useful.