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Is blogging worth it ?

Well I think the answer is yes if the purpose of your blogging is to help others facing a problem you have been able to resolve. Over the years I have had some interesting correspondence around some of the blog posts and looking at the search words that lead people to the site has been […]


Icon UK 2018

After a break last year – the number one event for IBM Domino / Notes and collaboration developers is BACK. ICON UK 2018 will be in Birmingham and will host two days of tracks on the 13th and 14th of September. Tickets are now on sale and I am looking forward to the event which […]


To Infinity and Xpages

Had a client call regarding an xpage application which had been working for quite some time but had stopped. The piece that kicked off this puzzle was that in a combo box where the options you could select were fed from an @Formula lookup on a DOMINO view simply said “Infinity”. Mmmm that can’t be […]


Getting started with WP-CLI in WordPress

As part of the last monthly WordPress Belfast Meetup I gave a talk on getting started with the WordPress Command Line Interface more commonly known as WP-CLI. Having seen the interface mentioned in a Wordcamp Dublin event as a means of manipulating WordPress I was curious to see exactly what could be achieved. The project […]


Flaky Good, Flaky bad ?

Last night was the occasion for the Belfast Selenium meetup group for a talk by Richard Bradshaw on Flaky Testing and why you need to avoid it. Richard blogs about testing and is involved with the Ministry Of Testing.  There was a good turnout for the Flaking Test event and once again we were hosted by Puppet […]