Mark Norman Francis

Internet Boffin

Most recent articles

  1. Weeknotes 2015 Week Two

    Published on February 24, 2015.

    No coding progress due to infirmity, but I did some background research for my book.

  2. Weeknotes: 2015 Week 1

    Published on February 17, 2015.

    Learning a new programming language isn't easy, but I'm making myself do it anyway.

  3. Weeknotes: 2015 Week 0

    Published on February 10, 2015.

    I have long struggled with having too many personal projects, and then never doing anything with any of them. I'm going to try to resolve this. This is the first of my weekly status updates.

  4. Content? That's what happens to other people

    Published on September 26, 2011.

    An article in which I sigh heavily about the state of content on the European versions of Yahoo! sites.

  5. The end of an era

    Published on September 22, 2011.

    In a post with a highly cliché title, I get misty-eyed about having worked with a bunch of great people in my time at Yahoo!

Collectable ephemera

  1. At Wagamama.

    Friday, October 07, 2011 at 11:30

  2. Leaves wearing into tarmac

    Friday, October 07, 2011 at 11:24

  3. Teaching @mnowster some CSS

    Friday, October 07, 2011 at 10:04

  4. At Artfinder.

    Friday, October 07, 2011 at 08:00

  5. At Don Quixote Cafe.

    Friday, October 07, 2011 at 07:14

  6. Assassin's creed Revelations - The End of an Era

    Thursday, October 06, 2011 at 21:36

  7. xkcd: Eternal Flame

    Thursday, October 06, 2011 at 13:31

    To my mind the best, and most touching, of the Steve Jobs tributes.

  8. Apple Steve Jobs The Crazy Ones - NEVER BEFORE AIRED 1997

    Thursday, October 06, 2011 at 13:14

  9. At Adobo.

    Thursday, October 06, 2011 at 11:32