The Number One Hit for “Arsehole”

(Cross-posted from Tawtof) Ah Google. Any company that can have three copies of the Internet just kind of lying around is awesome to behold. And Google Image Search is a modern marvel. All the speed and power of Google Search, now with the nerve-rattling immediacy of images. However, despite the best efforts of thousands of… Continue reading The Number One Hit for “Arsehole”

Synchonising Google contacts with your OS X Address Book without an iPhone

So, I lost my iPhone a while ago and that was annoying. Then my annoyance doubled when I realised that my Google contacts were no longer being synced to my OS X Address Book. It turns out that Apple will only let you synchonise Google contacts when you have an iPhone connected to the system.… Continue reading Synchonising Google contacts with your OS X Address Book without an iPhone

Apache Wicket on Google App Engine for Java

Holy smokes, that was easy. I’ve got a basic Wicket app running on Google App Engine in under 2 minutes. 3 small traps for the unwary. First of all, you need to enable sessions in your appengine config file. true Secondly, add the following line into your WebApplication’s init() method: @Override protected void init() {… Continue reading Apache Wicket on Google App Engine for Java