Ubuntu Edge

So it turns out that Ubuntu didn’t get enough crowd sourcing for the Edge project. One has to wonder what they were thinking in having a limit of only 30 days to collect funds? When you look at the most successful crowdsourced project to date, Roberts Space Industries it took them four months to reach…


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PHP and extensions

This week I’ve had to do some PHP work, something that is becoming less and less common as I use other languages. Part of my work required setting up some extensions for PHP. PECL is a nightmare, requiring so many development libraries to be installed (and in some cases compiled from scratch) to get the…


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