Monthly Archives: March 2011

#UI #Bug Google App Engine home page didn’t pass the User Interface test but has been deployed

Today, the home page of Google App Engine doesn’t show its well known logo:

Google App Engine logo

Google App Engine logo

 
Instead, a red cross showing that either the logo is not present on the server or that the URL pointing to this logo is wrong.

The home page has been deployed even if the User Interface tests should have failed with what we can consider a minor bug.

Image doesn't show up on Google Engine home page

Image doesn't show up on Google Engine home page

 

Test the URL, I would be happy to know if you have the same issue: http://code.google.com/appengine/

46 Ways To Start A Business With No Money #entrepreneurship

Brian Armstrong presents 46 ways to start a business with no (or few) money [1]. This list is quite pragmatic and sorted by 10 topics:

  • Start With The Easy Stuff: Eliminate Expenses
  • Legal Stuff and Incorporating
  • Make a website for your business
  • Getting a Logo
  • Accepting Credit Cards
  • Starting a service business where you consult, coach, teach, etc
  • Creating Info Products
  • Before investing in a retail location…
  • Always be learning about business
  • Marketing, free website traffic, and getting your first customer

[1] 46 Ways To Start A Business With No Money