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  • Mobile Phone Retrospective When preparing to move to a new technology I have a bad habit of looking back ahead of looking forward, this has lead to some odd decisions in the past, as you review previous technologies with what you remember rather than comparing it to current technologies, and how obsolete the...
  • PHP Common Mistakes Common Mistakes There have been a number of potentially really useful articles recently if you are just starting out in programming, highlighting those common mistakes that many of use have made at some point or other. Rather than learning from those mistakes why not read about the common ones...
  • PHP 7 - what's in a name? PHP++ This week saw a decision taken in the next release of PHP - the number. This may seem like an odd point of contention as the follow-up to PHP 5 should be a case of some fairly basic maths (PHP++), unfortunately there has already been an attempt at...
  • Power Grid The newest edition to my board game collection has been Power Grid, and easily pushes it’s way into second place (first place has to go to Ticket to Ride, and I’m sure always will). It’s an amazing game of buying and selling power commodities and building up cities but also...
  • Photography in York A great place for Photography I undertook a challenge to take a photo every day, unfortunately other things got in the way, but in the process I got some photos I’m really pleased with of the city in which I live, the gallery contains a selection. So please take...

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