Mark's Musings

A miscellany of opinions, thoughts, rants and comments

26 February 2009
by Mark
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Another change to the photo gallery

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My photo gallery runs on  Gallery2, which I like as a storage and display system but it’s not one of the most flexible photo gallery systems out there. Other than changing the themes and templates, it’s hard to customise the key … Continue reading

19 February 2009
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APEVOCT: Big Cook Little Cook

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(Note: APEVOCT = “A parent’s eye view of children’s TV”, the overall name of this series). Big Cook Little Cook is, as the name suggests, a programme based on cooking. This CBeebies regular is based in a cafe staffed by, well, … Continue reading

19 February 2009
by Mark
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A Parent’s Eye View of Children’s TV

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I’m a bad parent. I must be, because I let my daughter watch far too much TV. Well, not really, but that’s what some people would have us believe, if all the alleged dangers of TV are real.  Anyway, for … Continue reading

9 February 2009
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Geek for Hire

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A bit of shameless self-promotion: I was made redundant from my previous job late last year, so I’m in the market for something new. I’m happy to consider either freelance, contract or permanent work, provided that it’s the right job … Continue reading

4 February 2009
by Mark
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Linking madness from a con-artist

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Back on the subject of websites that somehow think they have the right to stop you linking to them, I found this really stupid clause at this one: Unless expressly authorized by website, no one may hyperlink this site, or … Continue reading