Monthly Archives: October 2008

Wassup 2008

As seen more or less seen everywhere on the blogosphere (micro/SocNet or otherwise) here’s a film guaranteed to make you smile: I almost had a tear in my eye in the last frame. The US people have got such an … Continue reading

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Codeweavers says cheap gas = free software tomorrow

A free copy of Codeweavers software tomorrow! I’ve used this on Linux and I quite liked it. However, I cannot think of ANY Windows software I want to run on my Mac! Codeweavers says cheap gas = free software tomorrow: … Continue reading

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By JOVE those dry protocols are all fancy!

As spotted on Sandra Porter’s never less than interesting blog here’s a wonderful idea to help you understand the science. A website devoted to visualising experiments/publications in video. Journal of Visualized Experiments I think you would do the site a … Continue reading

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A Prepaid Broadband SIM without an APN

Here’s a very good idea from the ever interesting WirelessMoves blog. This is one of the 10 blogs I read on a daily basis (well check on a daily basis, and read when there’s a new post!) A Prepaid Broadband … Continue reading

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Introducing Nokia Map Loader for Mac

Wahey. Nokia are really putting effort into supporting Macs for their phones. The Nokia Beta Lab has just announced a Map loader for the Mac (Nokia Maps). OK Nokia Maps is not a great app, but it’s not bad, and … Continue reading

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Linux RAID Wiki

A lot of people keep coming back to a post from 2006 I wrote about expanding a raid5 array. Although that post is still very much relevant 2 years is a looong time in the Linux kernel world, and things … Continue reading

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Phone blogging!

Here is my first phone written blog. Not the rubbish email ones i did ages ago but honest proper ones using scribe. Apparently the best Symbian based one. It seems to be good, although any such phone tool that does … Continue reading

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OO.org for the Mac… natively and no X11 needed, Awesome!

So we have a native OSX version of Open Office. How awesome is that? I’ve spent many years using Open Office. From StarOffice 3.0 on OS/2 (I vaguely remember paying for that), the earlier versions of the free OpenOffice and … Continue reading

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Major update for Nokia Email service

Nokia Beta labs have released an update for Nokia (push) email. Sounds very promising! I’m especially pleased by deleting email on the server, and also able to add more than a single email account. Both of these I’d sent in … Continue reading

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Battlestar Galactica season 4 on DVD – yeah right

So BG season 4 is being advertised as being on DVD release now. It’s in the supermarkets, Amazon and probably the newsagent. It’s all so exciting, especially the big boxset with all four seasons. Just imagine more or less 2 … Continue reading

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