So I've been playing with AppleScript and blogging today.After reading Lazy Mac OS X: Weblog links sidebar and http://www.livejournal.com/doc/server/ljp.csp.blogger.htmlThe Blogger API does not support the use of post titles (subjects). To set a title for your post include the title wrapped in <title> tags in your post body. I can post to this pivot blog…

Unlike Safari’s ITP, however, Chrome’s adblocker has been created in partnership with the ad industry. The feature only blocks what the company calls “intrusive ads”, such as autoplaying video and audio, popovers which block content, or interstitial ads that take up the entire screen. No tracking, no revenue: Apple’s privacy feature costs ad companies millions…

Just over a year ago I read about the micro.blog kickstarter project, it seemed a no brainer to back. I got in early at number 51. Since the launch (25-April-17) I've been using micro.blog I've made over 300 posts categorised as micro. It has made me think quite a bit about blogging and social media.…

I’ve often posted links to this blog and on occasion whole sets of links, usually from my pinboard collection. I’ve created them in various way. The idea is somewhat inspired by other blogs and the fairly recent resurgence of bloggers posting Newsletters 1. My favourite is Tom Woodward’s Weekly Web Harvest which is an inspiration,…

It is a about three months since I started using the miro.blog app it has been really interesting, to me, to use this blog in a slightly different way. I’ve certainly not come to any earth shattering conclusions but am enjoying using the ‘service’ thinking about all sorts of associated things. I’ve categorised 132 posts…