Month: September 2005

VanPod dies

Obituary VanPod (March 2004 to September 2005) "I have shone the blue light. I have run my course. I have kept the faith." VanPod displayed warning symptoms for many months. Despite a drastic increase in stamina (from 8hrs to just 30mins), it performed its duties faithfully. Yesterday afternoon, VanPod struggled to perform basic functions. It …

Packed weekend

Saturday – played piano for church wedding of couple who got married. The couple that God brought together and told me about. Slept very little after preparing chord charts for each song. Attended wedding dinner, got home around midnight. Knocked out. Sunday – after church, spent whole day running errands and getting house ready for …

Going to print

Eric Meyer’s latest article on how he improved on Alistapart’s print styles, is an excellent read for those interested in the technical aspects of printable web pages. When designing our organisation’s online newsletter, I decided to create a print stylesheet but kept it simple – display:none for the logo, nav bar, and mastheads. The only …