Monday, March 28, 2005

Bank puts clock backwards, crashes cash points
Excerpt: Another reason to run your systems in GMT/UTC rather than the local time zone: A man at Barclays put the clocks backwards rather than forwards an hour when the UK moved to British Summer Time over the weekend, causing ATM machines here to stop dispensing beer tokens over the long Easter weekend....

Friday, November 17, 2006

A possible reason for Lenovo's troubles
Excerpt: Wherein I whine about Lenovo's outdated web ordering system, caution readers that planning for my big stupid birthday next year has begun, and advise of recent purchases at the Palisades Center Mall

Slightly acerbic and eccentric dog walker who masquerades as a web developer and occasional CTO.

Spent five years running the technology side of the circus known as www.ibm.com.

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