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Steve Castledine

February 2007

Multiple level categorisation with the Blog Template

Steve Castledine  February 28 2007 06:45:00 AM GMT -6
By default the IBM Lotus Notes blog template has a single level of categorisation that is the standard for "blog" websites. Sometimes when more complex sites are built you may wish to have multiple

Lotus Notes Blog Template Articles - Open Floor

Steve Castledine  February 28 2007 11:32:11 AM GMT -6
If there is anything you wish me to do an article on in terms of explaining how to do something with the blog template, then let me know here. As long as it is relevant to many users etc I will see

Insert RSS feeds into your content via Yahoo Pipes and Badger

Steve Castledine  February 27 2007 03:01:38 AM GMT -6
I came across a useful web utility that uses Yahoo Pipes called "Badger". This has been written by Kent Brewster. This enables you to embed an RSS feed into any web page. The utility gives you some o

Podcasting with the IBM Lotus Notes Blog Template

Steve Castledine  February 26 2007 01:00:00 PM GMT -6
Setting Up for Podcasting You do not actually need to do anything to setup podcasting, but there are some things you can do to automate a few tasks. Setting an Default External Host It maybe more e

and another - ilionx Assured IT Solutions

Steve Castledine  February 26 2007 09:23:18 AM GMT -6
Another corporate site using the blog template - ilionx Assured IT Solutions

FoCul make use of IBM Lotus Notes Blog Template for Corp Homepage

Steve Castledine  February 23 2007 11:18:21 AM GMT -6
UK based IBM Business Partner FoCul have migrated their corp website from Mambo to the IBM Lotus Notes Blog Template - nice job!

Hospital Blamed As IVF Couple Give Birth To Mouse With Giant Ear Growing On Back

Steve Castledine  February 23 2007 07:43:59 AM GMT -6
We recently watched an episode of Nip Tuck (one of my favourite programs) where a mouse was used to grow a human ear. Sue did not believe me when I said this is possible and has happened for real. A

Note to myself - Do not picture message from the US to the UK

Steve Castledine  February 22 2007 03:51:12 AM GMT -6
Unless you are happy to pay 11 uk pounds a shot! Wow - how do they get to that cost for data!

Jumpstart Tree O Tree

Steve Castledine  February 16 2007 07:06:51 AM GMT -6
Declan has already done this, but for my own purposes the Lotusphere 2007 Jumpstart 303 presentation is available at the end of this post.

Second Life - Embracing the Inevitable

Steve Castledine  February 16 2007 05:55:35 AM GMT -6
Last week I wrote about Second Life and how things needed to change a bit before it could move forward and be more globally accepted. I quote myself: Does the limited environment created by Linden h

The funniest thing ever..

Steve Castledine  February 16 2007 04:55:00 AM GMT -6
via Mr Freeman

Football - Best news for a long time

Steve Castledine  February 13 2007 08:50:16 AM GMT -6
BBC Link

I was going to tell my manager I could not make it to work today because of the snow...

Steve Castledine  February 8 2007 08:14:27 AM GMT -6
Then I remembered I work at home. Nice that some "Winter" has arrived today. Amazing how we cannot cope with 1 inch of snow and awful temperatures of -1c. From my office window - a boat came through

Get a First Life

Steve Castledine  February 8 2007 05:45:00 AM GMT -6
This website I found amusing "Get a first Life" - obviously poking fun at Second Life. "Go outside membership is free"! Actually Linden Labs did not find it that funny. My own "adventures" into Sec

Blog Power

Steve Castledine  February 7 2007 05:23:30 AM GMT -6
I've seen two examples of the power of blog's today. Firstly yesterday's post on the SNAP preview bought about not just comment on my thoughts by readers but also comment from the organisation themse

SNAP Preview

Steve Castledine  February 6 2007 05:52:34 AM GMT -6
I bet you thought I was writing a piece on implementing SNAP preview within the blog template! Well actually it is not. I'm unsure about this technology. I'm actually wondering what its purpose is a

Back to Reality

Steve Castledine  February 2 2007 12:08:00 PM GMT -6
Back to earth with a bump today being that my life has been on speed since about December 22nd what with Christmas, wedding, honeymoon, Lotusphere, and my work in Tampa. Yesterday I arrived home at 1