Monthly Archives: May 2007

Apple Hides Account Info in DRM-Free Music

Slashdot | Apple Hides Account Info in DRM-Free Music I think this is a little sneaky of Apple here.  I’m not against them selling DRM-crippled music, afterall if you’re daft enough to buy some…..  But pretending to be all DRM-free … Continue reading

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Screencasts of Installing MythTV Via MythDora 4.0

Slashdot | Screencasts of Installing MythTV Via MythDora 4.0 Seen on /. a new @boot and install from a single CD” MythTV distro. This time based on a more mainstream RedHat/FC one. I’ve been using a MythTV box as my … Continue reading

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TSA detains director Mike Figgis for threatening to

Boing Boing: TSA detains director Mike Figgis for threatening to “shoot a pilot” Seen on BoingBoing, Mike Figgis told jobsworth’s at LAXthat he was in LA to “shoot a pilot”, 5 hours of interrogation ensued before Mike could explain to … Continue reading

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Apple security updates breaks Samba/NFS?

Apple security updates This may be a real coincidence but since I updated my Macbook pro with this update from Apple I cannot connect to my Linux box’s SAMBA nor NFS shares? Hmmm. Further invesitigation needed.

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A Sad Day for common sense, nevermind the truth.

New museum says dinosaurs were on Noah’s Ark – Yahoo! News So the Creationists finally got a museum open, and not just that nutty one. I view this with very mixed feelings. On one hand the more publicity Creationists get, … Continue reading

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Facebook Launches Facebook Platform

As seen on /. Facebook Launches Facebook Platform; They are the Anti-MySpace I quite like Facebook, whereas I’m just not l88t nor tr8ndy for Myspace. Well I reckon I\m cool, byt Myspace is just …messy….. (like my desk is tidy). … Continue reading

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19 Things NOT To Do When Building a Website

Josiah Cole » 19 Things NOT To Do When Building a Website A very insightful AND amusing website design what not to do (thanks to Vowe for the pointer) when designing a website to actually sell a product.  Some of … Continue reading

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Climate change: A guide for the perplexed

Climate change: A guide for the perplexed – earth – 16 May 2007 – New Scientist Environment Here’s a good guide (not great) to use for the next time the SUV driving, Daily Mail reading friend baits you with pseudo … Continue reading

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Sony Ericsson P1i preview « MobileGathering

Sony Ericsson P1i preview « MobileGathering Jimmy writes about a new SE model coming out soon. I think the M600i is a crackign phone, but there’s a few things missing like Wifi. This has it plus many more in a … Continue reading

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Synergy

Synergy Incidentally thanks to a cool new utility I discovered about 10 mins ago, I am now typing this on my Macbook with the keyboard attached to my Linux box. How cool is that? Basically I’ve been looking for a … Continue reading

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