If it’s easy, it’s probably wrong

Owing to a bit of downtime - clients disappearing instead of continuing projects, yes I agree, it's very rude isn't it - I've been fighting with Yahoo Pipes and Netvibes to try and get some sort of effective monitoring solution together. In theory it's pretty simple. Yahoo Pipes lets you do all sorts of fancy … Continue reading If it’s easy, it’s probably wrong

Automation’s great – but I trust humans more

Repeatedly I've found myself being let down by the latest and greatest RSS tools. I'm not really sure how I can get around this problem, other than by being constantly vigilant - to the extent that it's almost easier to forget RSS altogether and just monitor 'by hand'. This is how it should work I'm … Continue reading Automation’s great – but I trust humans more