12 July 2007

Free Video Podcasts on HTML and CSS

I have created a series of video podcasts on HTML / XHTML and CSS, with the first part of the series covering Introduction to HTML / XHTML.

To get started we have a lesson on Basic HTML Tags.

Enjoy and let me know if there are any other topics you would like to me add to the series

India's Primary Web Connection is through Mobile

There was an interesting article this weekend in the Economic Times entitled "Indians prefer to surf Net on the go" with 31.30 million users who access the internet through their mobile handsets versus 9.27 million internet subscribers.

They typically use "GSM or CDMA—to read and reply to mails, download content and for online transactions, according to latest figures released by telecom regulator Trai".

For more information read the full article entitled "Indians prefer to surf Net on the go".

03 July 2007

Support Andy Mitchell and Ben Wood on the Rickshaw Run

Andy Mitchell and his friend Ben Wood are taking part in the charity Rickshaw Run which set off from Calcutta on 24 June with 22 Teams taking place.

All proceeds will go to Mercy Corps Scotland who work amid disasters, conflicts, chronic poverty and instability to unleash the potential of people who can win against nearly impossible odds.

You can read about Mitch and Ben's adventure on their travel blog at www.unraveltravel.co.uk and also their Rickshaw Run team page The Whippet Boys. All donations can be made at Ben and Mitch's fundraising page.

Good luck Mitch and Ben, I'm looking forward to reading all about your adventure.