New Tab → Customisable New Tab 🙂 Take control of your web browsing experience with this customisable New Tab Custom Colour Blank Page Chrome Extension. It will allow you to pick a colour for your New Tabs in Chrome, because you can choose from a selection of popular colours (Black, White, Incognito, InPrivate, Red, Yellow, Blue, etc.) or […]

# Category Archives: Software Engineering

## Hacking Google Chrome – Custom Chrome New Tab Extension

Hacking the Chrome New Tab – Speed up your Browsing experience About two-thirds of us use Google Chrome for web surfing. And I’d say about two-thirds of us would like to change the Chrome New Tab page. Well I did anyway. You know the New Tab page with the Search bar and 8 most recently […]

## Monty Hall Proof – The Formula

Monty Hall Proof – The Formula is here. My two previous posts described the Monty Hall Problem – Can You Solve This Maths Puzzle? and Monty Hall Solution – Advanced! Well, this is the next installment of the trilogy, a simple mathematical proof. If you don’t like Maths (Mathematics, Math) then, well, you have serious problems […]

## Monty Hall Solution – Advanced!

This post “Monty Hall Solution” continues on from my previous post Monty Hall Problem – Can You Solve This Maths Puzzle? If you haven’t read that post, then read it now before reading this. Because I will now show you even more Monty Hall Solution coolness! We saw that you could increase (double) your chances of winning a car […]

## Monty Hall Problem – Can You Solve This Maths Puzzle?

The Monty Hall Problem is an interesting Maths Puzzle – with a hotly disputed answer. Monty Hall is a well known American TV Show presenter, and this particular maths puzzle gained some notoriety on his TV Show – hence the name “Monty Hall Problem”. The puzzle is quite simple to understand, but as is so often the […]

## Maths Puzzles are FUN !!

Maths Puzzles may not be everyones cup of tea, but I love puzzles and I love maths (and cups of tea). You can already see where this is going, right. Anyway I came across this simple enough puzzle and inevitably I started thinking about how to solve it. I say it’s simple because it only […]

## Antipodes App now on Google Play

Antipodes App now on Google Play and it’s free 🙂 Ever wondered where or what is on the opposite side of Earth from where you are? Ok, maybe it’s just me, but since I’ve written the Anitpodes app, now you can find out for yourself. “Antipodes” literally means “opposite feet”, and refers to the point […]

## Android Apps Published by my Amazing Students

Android Apps Published ! With 11 Apps developed for our Client Companies, I think the class of 2014 can be super proud of their achievements. 6 of the Apps are publicly available on Google Play (links below). The others are either B2B or internal use. Without further ado, here they are: GeoPal have their own successful […]

## More Android Apps by More of my Students

Following on from the success of the Android Apps from the first course I gave on App Development I had another fine batch of graduates who published their Apps. All the Apps are free to download and are ad-free. These guys are too kind to you, so be kind to them 🙂 Here’s a list […]

## Android Apps by my Students

I recently gave a course in Android App development. All the participants published their own Android Apps on Google Play. Below is a list of the Apps. Bear in mind some of these guys had never coded before. They had 13 weeks to prepare for the very robust and forensic Oracle Certified Professional – Java Programmer Certification. […]