A pointless badge displayed on a GitHub user profile page
One of the nice things about a modern IDE like Visual Studio is the help you get when coding. XML documentation, which shows up as a pop-up below the line of code you’re writing helps you check you’re using the right method.
Sometimes it tells you a little bit more than that…
Just to prove that Windows isn’t the only piece of software out there that is capable of amusing me, Thunderbird gave me a laugh today
Another excuse to have a laugh at the expense of some very clever Microsoft engineers!
Just browsing some books on Amazon, and saw this lovely example of what happens when you forget to HTML-encode your text…
Another amazing Microsoft error message
My son just noticed that if you go to google.com and enter “last day of march 2022”, then you are given an, erm, interesting result!
I just fired up a virtual PC that I hadn’t used for some time, opened File Explorer, and saw this…
I have previously blogged about some of the great error messages I’ve seen come out of Microsoft.
Here is another one.
Spurred on by my son’s amazingly ugly CSS-only background, I decided to go one better and animate it.
Along the way, I rediscovered some of what made the early days of the web the wild, whacky and downright ugly place it was!
Get your sunglasses out before reading this blog post!