Witty and insightful observations on the world? Sorry to disappoint, this is a techie blog purely for self reference - published online in the hope it will help others!

New Site Launched

No blog can be without the obligatory 'New Site launched' post. Maybe I should do as many clients do - I'll delete all the other posts in this blog and just have this one, advertising the new blog. Leave it there for two years on it's ownsome talking about all the upcoming news and activity which never happened. Incidentally - if you are a client with an empty, tumbleweed strewn blog, and if you can't find the time to write and optimise your posts...stop being mean and hire a copy writer to do it for you. It might cost you less than you think and you'll have properly written material, which has been carefully thought out and properly optimised. ... Read more

@font-face on Android

First there was the smiley face hack, then came Mo' Bulletproof. The latest incarnation of 'How to get @font-face declarations working across all browsers' doesn't have a cool moniker as far as I'm aware, but here's some gen on how to go about it. First of all, this one will work fine - but not on Android devices; @font-face { font-family: 'Din'; src: url('../fonts/din_eng_webfont.eot'); src: url('../fonts/din_eng_webfont.eot?#iefix') format('embedded-opentype'), url('../fonts/din_eng_webfont.woff') format('woff'), url('../fonts/din_eng_webfont.ttf') format('truetype'), url('../fonts/din_eng_webfont.svg#Din') format('svg'); font-weight: normal; ... Read more