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Halloween Special a self Postmortem – Using MongoDB

This evening I had a terrifying experience. I stood up in front of a room of talented and experienced developers, and a MongoDB expert and I told them about all the stupid and silly mistakes I'd made building VocZie with MongoDB. The really strange thing is I feel much better now, hope this feeling lasts until…
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What is “The Cloud”?

There is still a good deal of confusion, even among the IT literate about what “The Cloud” really is. It doesn’t help that some consumer orientated companies are using the term to help publicise their own services, for example, HTC has a cloud, Apple has an iCloud, DropBox lets you store your files in the…
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Changing the Next Release Focus: Adding support for Manual URL Entry

I've been really excited and chuffed with the feedback Headlines has received to date. It has been really great. People seem to really like it which is great. But I know Headlines isn't perfect and there are some missing features. In particular support for manual entered URLs. It is funny, because entering URLs manually was…
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Going.. Going.. Gone – Global!

Wow this week has been pretty hectic, frantic and short. But just a quick post to let you know that Headlines show now be available globally! I got confirmation from Nokia that my changes were published, so if you are in a non-English speaking country you should now have access to Headlines! Great stuff! I’ve…
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