David Coveney


All the posts below were written in May, 2010.

26 May, 2010

Gateshead/Newcastle Pics from Thinking Digital (part 1)

Just a few quick shots from last night.  I’d arrived late for the first afternoon thanks to a failed gearbox mount (thanks for that, VW Warrington) but at least did get there thanks to a courtesy car (also thanks, VW Warrington!) that got me here just a couple of hours late… Anyway, to the pics.  […]

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19 May, 2010

WordPress Performance, Make it 3x Quicker!

I’d started to notice that my site could often be slow to load – other sites on the same server weren’t suffering the same way, so I wanted to document a simple way in which one can identify performance issues on the site. This is one of them.

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Conrad, 6 days later

So, latest updates for those who’ve been calling for more pictures and more news! Conrad is a fine little fella with a genuinely impressive range of cries, one is the air-raid siren, starting quiet and low and, with a constant tone, rising to a good old level and then dropping only when his lungs have […]

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12 May, 2010


Welcome to our life, little fella.  It’s a wonderful world, and it’s a scary world.  Your future is our adventure. At 11:53am, after a ridiculously short labour, you were born and burst into our world.  It wasn’t entirely easy, thanks to somehow tangling yourself up in your own umbilical cord, but you made it, were […]

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