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Ghost Dancing

A Blog of Travel, Photography and General Thoughts

New Blog Engine

Tony Fenton | January 20th 2015 | Website

Well, after several days of research and thinking, another few days of work installing and configuring I finally took the plunge and changed the blog engine for this website from blogengine.net v2.7 (.Net and SQL Server) to WordPress 4.1.  I know, getting WordPress with its php and MySQL core to run on a windows web server is probably not the best combination but my curiosity got the better of me.  Yes, it is possible to teach otters to sing!  Possibly slightly slower than blogengine.net, WordPress does give me quite a lot more scope to experiment. (more…)

Entropy is Running Out

Tony Fenton | September 3rd 2014 | Time Website

The sad fact is that everything is subject to entropy. Little by little, day by day, order is becoming more disordered.  We might like to think we’re living in a structured, ordered world where everything is neat and tidy, but the cracks soon start to show.  Entropy for me embraces everything.  Car paintwork, gardens, photograph collections and websites.