Posted on October 11th, 2008 by Neil Crosby. Filed under Blog Posts.
So, it turns out that my Ten Word Review Moo Card Generator won the Moo API competition. Go me! What I won was a pink Flip Video Ultra, a cute little handheld video camera that shoots 2 hours of 640×480 video onto solid state memory. You then get to transfer it over to your computer […]
Posted on October 1st, 2008 by Neil Crosby. Filed under Blog Posts.
One of the sessions I attended at BarCamp London 5 this weekend was Stefan Magdalinski’s talk about the Moo API. Ever since I made my first The Ten Word Review Moo Cards by hand I’ve been wanting to automate the process, but lack of time and incentive has always let me down. So, what changed? […]
Posted on September 28th, 2008 by Neil Crosby. Filed under Blog Posts.
This last weekend I attended BarCamp London 5, where I talked about WikiSlurp, my technique for accessing the wealth of data held within Wikipedia. I currently use WikiSlurp on both Is Neil Annoyed By and The Ten Word Review as a way to pull in additional information about the things described on individual pages. These […]
Posted on September 23rd, 2008 by Neil Crosby. Filed under Blog Posts.
For the last year, I’ve been living in Bedford, but working about 60 miles away in London. Before Becca and I moved out from London, people called us mad, saying that the commute would be hell and that we’d never spend any time together. As I write, I’m on the 18:00 East Midlands Trains service […]