Google Instant Search – instant results, but have to say I still need convincing…

Google Instant Search – instant results, but have to say I still need convincing…

As you’re probably already aware, Google have launched “Google Instant” – available via google.com at the moment. I have to say, I’m really yet to be convinced that this is actually a good thing…. Yes, you get instantaneous results as you start typing search terms and that part of the equation seems to work really…

BT Web Address Help…

Would have been nice if BT asked before enabling stuff? Seems that BT (@BTCare) have decided to take it upon themselves to “help” BT Total Broadband users when they mistype a URL by offering up some sponsored links from Yahoo. Glad to see that these are really relevant and targeted to the domain you were…

Updated: So who else is having problems with WiFi & their BT HomeHub2?

Update 14/09/2010 BT have now shipped us a replacement Home Hub 2, which arrived this morning. The new hub interestingly is labelled as “Type B” rather than the existing one’s “Type A”, and seems to be running a newer firmware release. It’s obviously a little too soon to see whether this has resolved our problems, but it’s…

Diagnosing performance problems on Oracle… Why so difficult?

Since introducing Oracle to our live environment to support a major system, we’ve been seeing a variety of problems – resolution for which can only really be described as a black art. Why does Oracle make life so difficult for those new to the platform to find out what it’s actually doing? We’re currently running…