Having recently finished my placement year in industry as a web developer, I feel I’ve learnt quite a bit. Antony Kennedy, however, has been a web developer since BEFORE the dot com boom, and has a wealth of experience. He’s done work for the likes of the BBC, BSkyB, Tesco, Disney and Channel4.

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MG Siegler recently posted a great don’t-call-it-an-obituary for the PC on TechCrunch. His main point was that the PC as we all know it today is dying, and the reason for that is the iPad.

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Here is your monthly infographic! It’s time to look to the future of wallets and our plastic money.

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Most people have their own preferences when it comes to writing CSS. Pro CSS for High Traffic Websites is different because it addresses how to work around this and make life easier for a team and addresses management issues.

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The second part of my rocket launcher build. As mentioned in the last post, I had drawn up a schematic for the prototype launcher (simple I know…). The next part was building the circuit which was first put onto a breadboard.

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“WiFi sync to iTunes? You mean, like my Android phone does already?” :P “Sounds like what my Samsung Galaxy S II does… ” :P Just a couple of the comments I received when talking about the new features of iOS 5. Android trolls are the worst kind of trolls.

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Having worked in the technology journalism field for a several years, Hugo is no stranger to the technology-induced rant and is all too aware that there's no shortage of frustration to be had from these gadgets that purport to be making our lives better and less stressful.

If you think maintaining your privacy is a problem in the real world, and with the proliferation of CCTV you’d have a point, it’s nothing compared to online. Whether Google monitoring your search history, your ISP tracking the sites you visit, or Facebook monitoring, well, near enough everything, if you do something online…

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