Saturday, November 20, 2004

A pleasant XForns-shaped surprise

Micah reports from XML 2004 that XForms cometh to the excellent OpenOffice in the Spring.

(Queue the voice of Mr Burns from the Simpsons)

"Excellent..."

Thursday, November 18, 2004

XML Cup

Congratulations to Robin Cover and Jean Paoli, recipients of this years XML Cup award at the IDEAliance conference.

Robin Cover's tireless coverage of everything of interest in the XML world (and before that, the SGML world) in his "Cover Pages" was and is, a treasure trove of useful stuff.

Tuesday, November 16, 2004

5k max

My colleague Alan Wall has pointed me to this: www.the5k.org having read the article about programming in tight spaces.
Great!

Forking Parkinson's Law


Monday, November 15, 2004

Xtech 2005 - one for the diary

Xtech 2005 next Spring in Amsterdam. Of particular interest to me is the Open Data track.