JMeter – Simplistic tests and “closed system” testing

Over the last few years I have used JMeter for some small web performance tests but only recently have I been able to really get to grips with it and the subject of performance testing. As I started learning to program from an early age some 26 years ago, I’ve always kept in mind the . . . → Read More: JMeter – Simplistic tests and “closed system” testing

Twitter network fail

Today at around 1pm utc Twitter crashed out and hasn’t returned yet, at least to me. There have been some reports that people using tools such as the Seesmic desktop have been able to continue tweeting, but for me using Tweetdeck on the iPhone every just comes back as a big fat fail 🙁

Here’s . . . → Read More: Twitter network fail

Ipod Touch -a wonderful device

Well, after having my Ipod Touch 2g for 10 days I can confidently say that it’s one of my best purchases in a long while. I now use the device every single day without fail, and to say that I like the email client on it would be understating it 🙂

QXL to close UK auction site.

QXL have announced today their intention and timeline for shutting down their UK auction site qxl.co.uk

They state the the site will cease trading on friday 30th May 2008, the last date for listing items will be the 9th May, and the last day to bid and buy items will be the 19th May.

Now . . . → Read More: QXL to close UK auction site.

Amazon aStore on your own domain – Search Engine Friendly too!

Hi all,

Ok, after a long time of debating this, I’m finally at a point where, in a few days, I want a few people to beta test a new piece of software, and hopefully a lot of people out there who use Amazon’s astore offering will like the sound of it.

As we all . . . → Read More: Amazon aStore on your own domain – Search Engine Friendly too!

Scribe – The Symbian S60 Blogging Client

Every now and again i search through Google to see if anyone has released a new blogging client for Symbian devices. Previously I found Wavelog, but as a paid for piece of software after a few days using it in trial mode I came to the conclusion that (for me at least) it wasn’t worth . . . → Read More: Scribe – The Symbian S60 Blogging Client

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