Posts from: September 2010

27 Sep by Robbie

Disaster recovery: Do you have a plan?

I've asked around and there are three camps when it comes to backups and disaster recovery:

  1. Even my bookmarks are on a RAID with off-site backup
  2. Yeah I keep meaning to get around to that
  3. What's disaster recovery?

Most people coming to any form of self employment/self ...

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20 Sep by Stoo

Amazon and Managing Expectations

On Saturday I received a delivery from Amazon. It was supposed to arrive today or tomorrow, according to their email. This is not unusual for Amazon, in fact it's very common. Almost all of their deliveries have arrived early.

Why is this?

Amazon are masters of managing expectations. They ...

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11 Sep by Stoo

Thoughts on dConstruct 2010

At what point can I be replaced by a robot, monkey or shell script?"Merlin Mann

dConstruct, like previous years, was inspirational rather than educational. I don't think I learnt much that I didn't know already, but that's not why I went. For me dConstruct is very ...

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09 Sep by Robbie

Nomad Coop Blog

Welcome to Nomad's blog. Here you will eventually find a selection of posts on a variety of technical, and probably sometimes not so technical, subjects - basically anything that interests us or has inspired us in some way. Topics coming up are our thoughts on the most recent dConstruct event ...

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