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This site is currently being redeveloped. Although it will work fine it will continue to look terrible for a while yet. Sorry!

2016-02-01 - 14:29:27 - by AlisonW - Topic: Open: OpenSoftware | OpenSource | PHP |

Between 2006 and 2009 my blogs were build around the lightweight open source blogging platform Chyrp. Originally created by Alex Suraci I wrote a number of extensions – known as 'modules' – which allowed for extra functionality. Although I now discover that there has been some activity on that platform more recently I have, instead, written my own system, mostly from scratch.

Though, naturally, I'm doing as all good designer-coders do and re-using some of my own old code!



Recent posts:


A Future in Europe
Mrs May
The cult of personality
Clinton v Trump looking more likely
Dangerous stuff!
Who do you trust with your life?

Latest tweets

Today at 16:08 »
@miss_s_b I've been playing #JustAMinute with speeches, calling out the repetition, deviation, and hesitation (of which there is a lot)
Today at 16:02 »
I wish I was surprised by this news (thread) but, actually, I'm not. At all. Plus ça change, plus c'est la même ch…
@zoeimogen : It seems the promises made on stage at conference about better communication with SAOs actually had a hidden rider… .https://t.co/5yndqmr1bK
Today at 15:52 »
@Andrew_Adonis No, ‘revoke without a referendum’ is solely if the LibDems win a *majority* (as opposed to the pres…
Today at 14:33 »
RT @RMadrid257 :
@RMadrid257 : @AlisonW @ironrosi @lukeisamazing Thank you Alison for this illuminating knowledge I'll pass this down to my future kids and grandkids 🙏
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Today at 14:32 »
@RMadrid257 @ironrosi @lukeisamazing Glad to help. 😁
Today at 14:30 »
Alexander Boris de Pfeffel JohnsonISthe invisible man.
@gavinsblog : So this is not a good look for the UK. Johnson didn't appear at the presser because of loud protests nearby, so Lux… .https://t.co/3TaOwT7Rq4
Today at 14:28 »
RT @DanielHewittITV : From Hulk to The Invisible Man
@PaulBrandITV: Err Luxembourg appears to have effectively empty-platformed Boris Johnson. The UK PM isn’t taking part in today’s j… .https://t.co/CtoGzcD8eo
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