Tag Archives: admin

You might like to look back

Just published my notes for the pictfor meeting held on the 14th Feb earlier this year, it was about Europe and the Digital Economy. And no I didn’t take Mrs L.  … » Read more …

Why I gave up on Snipsnap

It can be summed up as a lack of future, cost to host and missing functionality. For more detail, check out my full article on my wiki.  … » Read more …

Announcing the end of my snipsnap/aws bliki

Earlier this month, I completed the migration of my snipsnap bliki to davelevy.info. Most of the blog articles are in this blog, and most of the wiki articles are in my wiki. I have set a 303 on the old site and shall turn it off in about a month’s time.  … » Read more …

What happened last week?

My Paper.li for the week ending today, consisting of my bookmarks and blogs, which mainly relate to the NSA story was published this morning, and archived here.  … » Read more …

Help, looking for an XML widget for wordpress

It seems the big boys, i.e. google, facebook, who it now seems own friend feed and twitter are all changing their services and APIs. Friendfeed has stopped parsing twitter because of the API changes, it also seems to have stopped polling my delicious feed. My home grown mingle is still polling my bookmarks, blogs and pictures, but it’s lost my google reader news posts and you tube favourites some time ago; google turned them off as they sought to make Google+ a secret garden. My booklist site, living social, packed in a while ago. All in all, my efforts to collect my contributions on the internet into a single place are falling apart.  … » Read more …

Blogging the Budget

I have just posted my comments on the 2013 budget, I have back dated the post to budget day, to try and keep the blog closer to diary form, some notes were made over the next couple of hours, but the article was finished today.  … » Read more …

Fixing my Feeds

Just done some tidying up on the blog and web site and my syndication strategies.  … » Read more …

Level Up

Announcing Version 4 of my Blog, it’s a fully hosted wordpress implementation hosted at 1and1 in Germany. It’s been available for a couple of days now, it uses zdbench theme and wptouch, so it’s now easy to read with handhelds,  … » Read more …

Testing Vote-it-up

This is a new blog post to check on the voting widgets.  … » Read more …

WordPress at 1and1, using PHP5

About owning the WordPress install and using 1and1 hosting services. I am preparing to change the look and feel of this blog, and have a shadow blog. This is installed using ftp of a wordpress distribution.   … » Read more …

One step forward, two steps back

I am in the process of migrating my personal feeds from an AWS virtual machine to a hosting provider. I have upgraded my contract to give me shell access and have installed the planet venus software. I have installed xslt, the hosting provider makes gcc and autoconf available as part of the package.  … » Read more …

Upgrading Well Red

I have created a fully hosted version of the blog here at davelevy.info and copied the articles from the original ‘canned’ wordpress blog. At the moment the old blog is still occupying the obvious URL of http://blog.davelevy.info.  … » Read more …

My snipsnap is back online.

My bliki, snipsnap, is now back on line, hosted by Amazon.   … » Read more …