Surf the Dream A discourse of links and articles from Justin Avery

IE7 testing on Mac OSX with Virtual Box

I’ve decided I’m tired of looking at Laura’s laptop with IE and seeing this site render like shit.

To overcome this I’ve decided to get Virtual Box running on my Mac with at least IE 7 and IE 8 (which has been later dropped off to just running IE7).

Unfortunately there is no ready made download for this, but I came across this nice tutorial from

To start with, go and get the following….

Surf the Dream is a blog that has been running since the mid 2000's when it started on BlogSpot. Over the years it's been rebranded as (now my resume) and (which now redirects back to this site).

I offer consultation services through Simple Things, produce a range of high quality pocket notebooks(including a Solar System Notebook, Space Notebook, and a Guitar Notebook), write about the Universe and run a responsive web design knowledge hub and a RWD Weekly Newsletter.