Monthly Archives: December 2007

Rave Generator – Old Skool Fun

Rave Generator – Old Skool Fun Woweee, well it’s better than X Factor/

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A person’s investigation into waterboard!

Straight Dope Message Board – I waterboard! As seen on Vowe’s pages here’s an incredibly brave person trying, the hard way, to decide for himself whether waterboarding is a torture technique. The post is incredibly powerful, and I can well … Continue reading

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The squalid truth about Our Man in Uzbekistan and his belly dancer lover

The squalid truth about Our Man in Uzbekistan and his belly dancer lover | the Daily Mail So a man gives all away as he cannot stomach the appalling abuses in the country where he works, and can no longer … Continue reading

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Apple – Support – Downloads – MacBook, MacBook Pro Software Update 1.1

Apple – Support – Downloads – MacBook, MacBook Pro Software Update 1.1 I never even realised I suffered from this, but if you’ve seen small delays in your keyboard on MB and MBP since you upgraded to Leopard then here’s … Continue reading

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FileMaker 8.5 finally updated for Leopard

FileMaker Product Updates – FileMaker Finally I can switch my Mac back to UK localisation, now that the Leopard compatibility update has been released. Up to now FileMaker Pro 8.5 would crash on startup, if the localisation for any English … Continue reading

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Linux to OS X

It’s been 12 months almost in my new job, and those 12 months have seen a slow migration to having my MacBook Pro(MBP) as my main computing plaything. Previous to this I’ve always had a Windows laptop as a business … Continue reading

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McParking row as slow eaters given heavy fines | The Guardian | Guardian Unlimited

McParking row as slow eaters given heavy fines | The Guardian | Guardian Unlimited There’s an easy solution to a restaurant that likes to dictate to how long you can eat for.

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Evolutionist and crap kayaker

Is it me or does that recently released picture of the, now bearded, kayaking ammnesiac actually look like a photoshopped Charles Darwin?

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Rss feed

Quite rightly so, a few people have castigated me for being lazy (that again) and not implementing rss feeds on my blog. Well a rainy day has prompted me to remove a few items from my todo list (bleeding radiators … Continue reading

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Incremental backups using Rsync

Many thanks for Raj for pointing me to this great tutorial on making incremental backups using Rsync. I’ve been using rsync for a while for backups now. First my Macbook Pro’s Docs and Scripts directories are synced with my Linux … Continue reading

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