November 2013 Entries

Developers beware IE’s sneaky new option when clearing cache

When I’m developing, I’m often running in autopilot mode for some things, and it seems one of those things is the dance of clearing IE’s cache then whacking F5 / CTRL-F5 after a change to a resource that could be cached. I’ve just had a slightly frustrating dev session, all thanks to my internal autopilot combined with this new option when deleting browsing history: IE is my development browser, so I have a few dev sites in my Favourites. While the text in the dialog box states pretty clearly what it’s doing, while running on autopilot...

Surface 2 tips and tricks video

  I’ve been really keen on getting a Surface 2 (Pro) – and this video made me even keener.