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Sync a Twitter feed with a Facebook Group

Forever looking for a neat solution involving lots of coding when it came to synchronising a Facebook Group and a Twitter feed, I was left scratching my head for something that did just that and ended up with a completely …

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Using the Magento API via php SOAP

The Magento API has a lot going for it, and the documentation is pretty good too (at http://www.magentocommerce.com/support/magento_core_api). The functionality that the API offers you outside of the usual scope of the site is immense, to the point that you could …

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Massa v. Hamilton

Formula 1’s become full of clichés this season, and several of them are from the list of reasons behind Lewis Hamilton’s apparent drop in form. One of those is his multiple close encounters (some of them beyond close) with Felipe Massa’s Ferrari; …

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Sebastian Vettel’s Helmet Camera

Before Bernie / Formula One Management pull it from YouTube, have a look at the amazing footage below from today’s Brazilian Grand Prix practice. Thanks to MrFormulaoneOnboard5 for uploading it. On-board footage of F1 cars has always been pretty good …

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What the BBC will show you of F1 in 2012

Having not released any information regarding next season since July, the BBC this afternoon finally let us all know more about their plans for next year. No word yet on who’s on the ‘team’ of presenters and commentators but presumably there are …

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Developing with CURL behind a Proxy

I carry out site development in a local development environment (LAMP, WAMP, MAMP, XAMPP, etc.) on a network that sits behind a proxy server. The production environments that those sites end up working from don’t suffer the same proxy-based hardship …

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F1 on BBC and Sky: Who am I? A license-fee payer?

I, like so many other UK-based F1 fans, am not overly impressed with the decision that will see the 2012 Formula 1 season – and beyond – shared between Sky TV and the BBC. There are plenty of quality rants …

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First Post: Why Am I Blogging?

The fact that you’re reading this is arguably justification enough for the existence of this here website, though in all honestly it needn’t be from my perspective. I’ve been thinking about getting with the year 2002 and starting a blog …

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