Archive for July, 2007

Playing with Python

For something I was playing around with at work, I wanted to be able to retrieve an rss feed, parse it and post the title/description fields to another website site at timed intervals. These days I only really write in Java and JavaScript but Java seemed like such a longhand way to achieve this. I [...]

Why have I decided to do this?

Is that poor form to begin a new blog with a question? I hope not, because now that’s two. To answer the first one, I guess there are several reasons. Briefly (and in no particular order): I’ve done (and am doing) lot’s of “stuff” on the web. I think a lot of the current stuff [...]