January 2005 - Posts

Now I'm a FlexWiki CoreDeveloper

posted 31 January 2005 21:28 by derek lakin :: 2 Comments
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As of today I'm now a CoreDeveloper for FlexWiki. This 'promotion' has come about because of my recent contributions to FlexWiki in terms of bugs that I've fixed and new features that I've implemented as well as my contributions to the FlexWiki mailing Read More

FlexWiki Finalist for 2005 Jolt Awards

Many congratulations to David Ornstein and all the other contributors for being a finalist in this year's Jolt Awards. They're nominated in the Web Development Tools category and are up against Collab Net Enterprise Edition, Macromedia Contribute 3.0, Read More

Calendar Functionality Added to BlikiLibrary

My BlikiLibrary plugin for FlexWiki is now provides even more blog-like functionality with the addition of a ShowCalendar method to display a calendar for a specified month and year. The calendar also provides links for dates on which topics were modified Read More

New Windows Forms Blog

Matthew Adams has now started blogging about Windows Forms, starting off with some excellent tips on how to cope with 'the woe': that serious annoying bug in Visual Studio that causes your Windows Forms layout in the designer to just disappear. Needless Read More

Wakeup Adam Curry and Dave Winer!

I'm sure neither Adam Curry nor Dave Winer will ever read this blog post, but I feel the need to express my views on this particular topic. I just finished listening to their latest Trade Secrets podcast and I have to say that I am outraged at some of Read More

Microsoft ActiveSync 3.8 Released

Microsoft have released ActiveSync version 3.8; download here. Hat tip Neil. Read More

Blue Curve Skin Public Release

After several requests were received for the release of my new skin for .Text has been pushed up my list of priorities and so here it is. To install the skin: Extract the BlueCurve folder in the bluecurve.zip file into the .Text skins folder: "DotTextWeb/Skins/bluecurve/". Read More

OneNote Skin for .Text

posted 04 January 2005 16:04 by derek lakin :: 2 Comments
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After a week or so off over the holiday season I'm finally back at work. I got the usual socks, pants and chocolates for Christmas as well as the 4 disc Star Wars Trilogy on DVD. I was all refreshed and ready for work until my son decided to keep me Read More