Is Apple ditching Java

There has been a lot of fuss this week about Apple’s plans to stop java development on the Mac platform. It appears that it will stop development in the next release of OS X (Codenamed Lion). I have a Mac laptop and it is great as a development platform but it’s Java support has not…

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Stand out from the crowd

The web is a very exciting and a very frustrating place. It has made it possible for so many intelligent, passionate and zany individuals and companies to get online and communicate. But how do you attract attention in all the buzz and noise of the internet and stand out for the right reasons? There is…

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Farewell to the Guardian comic section

This article has nothing to do with anything technical and everything to do with business and life. I am a big fan of Seth Godin, who argues very persuasively and entertainingly that you need to make your product remarkable (so people will talk about it). A mediocre, me-too product is not going to give you…

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