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Fun With Data

April 05, 2017

I’ve been quiet for a while because there’s not been much to say that isn’t already covered by the general malaise that surrounds the shitshows that are Brexit and the Trump …

MongoDB, a saga of failure

June 08, 2016

Let’s start unambiguously; I hate MongoDB, it’s a hipster fad for idiots that like to jump on tech bandwagons even though better and more mature solutions exist. Why am I posting this? …

Getting to grips with Hugo

June 07, 2016

You may or may not have noticed a big change in the way this website looks recently. Well that’s because I got bored of trying to write every feature myself and decided to get to grips with …

And we're back

May 31, 2016

I haven’t posted for a while, largely because I was busy and couldn’t decide what to do with this site. In the end I started messing about with Hugo and decided that it met my needs well. …

Microsoft made something good...

April 19, 2016

Whilst I’m not a massive MS basher (though I certainly used to be) I am really pleasantly surprised by how good Visual Studio Code is. I wasn’t sure what to expect but the Go support is …