Antecons developer diary part 1

This post is about Antecons, a product recommendation engine, now part of Conversio. Antecons is no longer commercially available, but I have kept my developer diary on my website with permission. It has been a year since the first announcement of Antecons. What has happened since then? Absolutely nothing. The reason for this seems to… Continue reading Antecons developer diary part 1


“Release fast and iterate“. In some parts of the computing world this is the mantra and I think it’s time for an early announcement: Metacircle has now released an actual product (kind of). It is called Antecons, short for antecedent – consequent. Antecons is a small and simple component that suggests items based on previous… Continue reading Antecons

Basic Http authentication from .NET to PHP webservice

Today, I had a major problem that had a not-so-complex-but-rather-stupid solution so I thought it might be worth sharing since I only found online solutions that were rather old. I have remote access to a PHP webservice, written using NuSOAP. I call the methods of this webservice from a .NET application. This is no problem… Continue reading Basic Http authentication from .NET to PHP webservice