Comments as spam

Comments on web pages can be an interesting and valuable channel for communication with your customers, but they can also be a source of polluting spam.

Recently I've been getting quite a few almost real looking comments that are actually bait for hacked web sites.

What can we do about this...

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Strange characters just need the right font

One of the great benefits of the internet is its ubiquity. People and organisations from anywhere in the world can not only find but publish content; contributing to the sum of information available to all of us. Even if it's just a blog...

Just as not everyone speaks English, not everyone writes in English and many languages need characters beyond the standard alphabet of ASCII.

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Adventures in synchronisation volume 3 - Files and Stuff

Having established an ownCloud synchronisation framework to share my contacts and calendar between devices, it makes sense to see what other things I can do with it.

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