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I’m a dick.

December 31, 2004 Matt Thornton 0

I’ve just spent the last 30 minutes or so looking through the WordPress Wiki for a plugin that’d let me differentiate bits of posts that I’m quoting from others. It was only when I really couldn’t find anything that I thought I’d double check the post entry form and realised […]

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Goddamn IE

December 24, 2004 Matt Thornton 0

I’m know I’m not the only one to raise issue with the fact that Internet Explorer is a terrible browser. It’s an often and well lamented fact that it flat-out sucks. Lack of standards support, too much propietary add-on nonsense and being much too open to security holes. My beef […]

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Firefox eating itself

December 23, 2004 Matt Thornton 0

This reminds me of the time I went to WindowsUpdate to install some updates, and Internet Explorer told me it couldn’t install the software cos the Microsoft plugin wasn’t signed by Microsoft. Good huh? :-p (note: This is actually quite normal behaviour. I had to tell Firefox to allow downloads. […]

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Digital Photography

December 21, 2004 Matt Thornton 0

I can’t wait to get a new digital camera. The one I will be getting is the Canon EOS300D. Why? ‘Cos it’s a great camera and will compliment my existing EOS50E very nicely. Trouble is, it’s about £600 worth, so I need to find the cash from somewhere. As and […]

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Bonus material.

December 21, 2004 Matt Thornton 0

How is it bonus material when you have to pay for it? My housemate is really into the bonus crap you get on special/limited edition DVDs. He’s a full-on Back to the Future geek, and was really excited to see my brother had given me the Region 1 trilogy boxset, […]

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Hack my bitch up

December 14, 2004 Matt Thornton 0

For everyone asking me how I did the “translate my site” code in the topics section of my website, here’s the (PHP) code for it.