This site started out on Movable Type years ago .. When they changed their licensing I switched to Wordpress.. And it was on Wordpress for a couple of years.. until it wasn't anymore. So when I switched it to MovableType back in 2007 the "blogroll" I'd been maintaining disappeared, as MT didn't really have a way of handling it (well it did, but it was messy) so I had a … [Read more...] about Do People Still Use Blogrolls? And Would You Want To Be In Mine?
Due to the lack of ongoing support with MovableType I've decided to move this site back to using Wordpress as it's backend. As I said elsewhere earlier today, I'm still not 100% convinced about Wordpress' security etc., but it is being actively developed, which is more than can be said for MovableType. Moving from MovableType to Wordpress is an "interesting" process, so … [Read more...] about Site Revamp (Sort Of)
A few months ago Stewart mentioned Sweetcron as a "lifestream" solution (You can see his here). A "lifestream" basically acts as an aggregator of all your online activities, as many of the online services that people use, such as Twitter, Flickr etc., publish your activity via RSS.I'd already been experimenting with Movable Type's Motion, which is a pretty cool addition to an … [Read more...] about Playing With Lifestreams and SweetCron
Image via WikipediaSince upgrading to the E71 I've found myself using online services on my phone a LOT more. There are two reasons for this:The data plan we are now makes it a loss expensive to use and abuse web servicesThe full QWERTY keyboard One of the things that I would love to be able to do is blog directly from my E71. For some odd reason Nokia did away with the … [Read more...] about Moblogging Software For Nokia E71?
Six Apart launched Motion last night (Irish time), so I setup a test install to play with it.If anyone wants to play around register for an account on the site and let me know - I may have to give you author rightsI'm currently using the default templates that ship with the release, so you'll see plenty of "weird" stuff from my "stream" interpolated among the few test posts … [Read more...] about Playing With Movable Type Motion