Weekly tweets!

  • Just posted a photo http://t.co/1ZWUbXHO #
  • These will be steps http://t.co/qcLBaxsb #
  • Still after a Standing desk recommendations. About 2 metres long, manual lift. #
  • I woke this morning to hear Bob Dylan had died. Turns out in my sleep defuddled state it was Bob Diamond who'd left Barclays. #
  • How annoying. iOS Mail will not save drafts back to the Gmail Exchange account. #
  • finished The Penal Colony by Richard Herley http://t.co/WVeUrOxM #Kindle #
  • To followers/people in my timeline: the first to ask about the 'real world' benefits or complains about money spent on the LHC is a tosser. #
  • Sometimes scientists are accused of poor public communication. The LHC press conference is an example of how science PR should be done. #
  • After being so used to the flexibility of Android, iOS is proving painful. Not having access to things that make life easier like Lastpass. #
  • Remeber it's that all important pub meeting tonight #horningsea #
  • BBC News say chemical spillage closes M6 Toll but Sky News say counter terror operation. #
  • Back from a superb day bass fishing in the channel. Freezer full of fish! #
  • Fished for, gutted, descaled, cooked and scoffed. My first sea bass. Yum. #
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  • Weird growth on my young hedge http://t.co/JTsK1k7k #
  • There's a pint of Stella outside my window http://t.co/8HCRj7hb #
  • Latest by @GeorgeMonbiot is so true. The planet is fucked & anybody in power will b dead before. Why should they care? http://t.co/AYGAuHez #
  • Trying, and failing to print a merged set of notes into a single PDF from @evernote on the Mac. #
  • Want VNC client suggestions of iPad. Is "Screens" any good? #
  • If Homeopaths produce health products why are they dismayed at being included in the same law as real medicines? http://t.co/agOBZL5v #
  • People are complaining it's too hot. It's bloody great! Better than the rain plus I have lots of 12v computer fans pointed at my head. #
  • First time this year just grabbed an ice cream from the freezer without any trace of guilt #
  • cool. Gdrive on iOS supports two factor authentication #
  • Will there be a lastpass plugin for iOS's Chrome? Go on,, you know you want to! #
  • The vast quantity of Old Hooky consumed last night is not helping with the todo list. #
  • why doesn't the iOS official Twitter client allow you to report spammers? #
  • The Crystal Method – Starting Over http://t.co/WmehQ0C3 #
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  • Just sent the Geek Manifesto book to an MP. I do hope they read it http://t.co/WwnhZtN0 #
  • So a Cat Curfew is a 'news item'. #
  • Rain. The weather is back to taking the piss. #
  • Back from my annual US work jaunt. Back to working from a brick coal shed in the garden… with rain. #
  • Setting up SSH with Diet Coda on an ipad. http://t.co/koMcY42r #
  • Breaking News: New "2 Girls One Cup" video to promote science #sciencegirlthing #
  • finished Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi http://t.co/khwbi1ab #Kindle #
  • finished Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi and gave it 5 stars http://t.co/khwbi1ab #Kindle #
  • Things I've not used so far this year: sun blind for car, sun screen, summer wardrobe & picnic case #
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  • First Firepit of the year http://t.co/y0ebByPC #
  • The Flying Pig is again at risk http://t.co/Q6zVlXrC #
  • Stop testing the bloody jet engines above my head! #cambridge #
  • A magpie just dive bombed and attacked a crow in the garden. Nasty thing. #
  • at £2300 the top new Macbook Pro is a bit pricy! Very sweet laptop though! Pleased to see it on sale immediately in the UK store. #
  • Just got my New iPad. First non Android mobile device for a while. #
  • New ipad is nice but unimpressed by lack of Evernote, Lastpass and Xmarks integration into Safari. Should I have stuck with Android? #
  • On the ipad front need recommendations for a multi protocol IM client. I use Adium on OSX. Ta very much like! #
  • Installed tweetdeck on ipad. Looks old school ios #
  • Just visited Apple Store in San Francisco. Now have tattoo sleeves, plaid shirt and a fixie. #
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  • Crew. http://t.co/V9n9NEPq #
  • Back from a few days narrowboating around Wicken Fen and The Cam. Cracking although never been so wet fully clothed before. #
  • So no Venus Transit for us. Better start living healthy if we want to see the next. #
  • w00t! Instapaper for Android is out. https://t.co/oZ53nVBj If you have too many websites too read this service is a must. #
  • My eyes are sore and dry today. Blepharitis may not be one of the 21st century's pressing health issues, but it annoys the hell out of me. #
  • Poo. Ray Bradbury dies http://t.co/epKkXHMO #
  • Linkedin have been very slow to publicise this password leak. Early and open notification is a must for user security. #
  • With CVS (Yes, CVS, live with it) if I replace a local file with one of the same name do I need to remove/add before a commit? #
  • Whooping Cough comes to a Cambridge school. http://t.co/iK2ldbBV Why do people not vaccinate? These diseases should be a thing of the past. #
  • ..and now last.fm have compromised passwords http://t.co/cAnKAe8Q #
  • Anybody know where I can buy a throw line (to replace a Green Slime one) in Cambridge? #
  • A @mannamexico quesadilla is brightening up a dull day #
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  • I lost my green Tilley hat at the #cambeerfest on Friday evening. Anybody found it? Would love to get it back. £20 reward. #
  • IMAG1459.jpg [pic] http://t.co/ifeF6S3B #
  • Not sure that @CambridgeNewsUK slideshow of bikinis is fully representative of the crowd I saw at Friday's #cambeerfest and it's "souvenir" #
  • The spotify android client is piss poor. #
  • Looks like my Tilley hat is not coming back. Rang lost property & the Maypole where I was following beer fest. I blame the beer. Gutted #
  • Young family http://t.co/YrmFhbBn #
  • Anybody know of any steel oil (or whatever) drums going spare for the village barbecue? #horningsea #cambridge #
  • Back from town with new haircut. Because of living in a village and working from home, sometimes I feel like Babe going into the city. #
  • Transit of Venus next week. After these we have until the 22nd century to wait. http://t.co/jpjNqmgw Hope it's not cloudy. #
  • It's the #horningsea Jubilee Spectacular this coming Saturday http://t.co/fOKnm33W #
  • Broke my Linux box last night that "runs" house (tv, music, DNS etc). Fixed thanks to RescuebootCD. Happy to see auto assembly of RAID1 / #
  • Jubilee beacon http://t.co/l2ViN2pl #
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  • Off to the beer festival very shortly. Beer at a festival! #
  • If you have not yet registered for "faster broadband" do so. We might get 21st century connectivity http://t.co/x6K7ovNw #horningsea #
  • After procrastinating for like 20 years I joined CAMRA at the beer festival last night. Bargain as 15 months so two free Beer Festivals. #
  • A new version of coda is out soon. http://t.co/6SSzsKik Best HTML "tool" bar none. #
  • Very motivating commencement speech from the best living writer http://t.co/NY3mRsrr #
  • A spitfire just flew over! That's the second one I've seen in 2 weeks. I drove past Duxford last week and saw one. #
  • Been messing about all morning so far with my net connection only to find a switch with a dodgy psu. Let's start today again! #
  • Ok Ok, I get it's sunny everywhere else. It's not in bloody Cambridge. #
  • So much for sport bringing people together http://t.co/ALXqaB26 #
  • Phew, What a Scorcher!!! #
  • IMG_20120523_122832.jpg [pic] http://t.co/jezcRbKx #
  • If I was 4 years old when the Spaghetti Junction was built that makes me about 25, right? #
  • Coda 2 is out today. No upgrade price but $50 today only from the App Store. https://t.co/vjLb9Cwx #
  • Noooo. CAMRA membership so skipping beerfest queue only to queue for glass #
  • Gutted. Lost my hat at beer festival. #cambeerfest #
  • Zorro swimming lesson http://t.co/NZeMIXqV #
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  • Gutted. Raining again (although have some grass seed down so not too bad) and my Kindle has frozen. #
  • Twitter just sent me a "What's happening on Twitter" email. It's vaguely similar to what Prismatic are doing. Is this a direct response? #
  • trying to scp a 100MB file across my LAN. OSX > Linux. It always stalls after a few MB. No idea where to start figgering this out. #
  • Zorro no longer wants to sleep in my office. Sunshine! http://t.co/9sRnPwvg #
  • Can you buy a Kindle as a present preregistered to that person's Amazon account? #
  • "I feel love" #
  • Oh you are taking the piss. Not more rain? #
  • Need to legally purchase an key to activate a WinXP VM (given the legally activated copy to somebody). Any online places I can do this? #
  • The ultimate Mythtv frontend? http://t.co/wXtH1fOS An android USB stick sized unit. Mythfrontend already runs(ish) on Android… #
  • So https://t.co/g763xQ4G FAB, asking me to register before showing me your products does not make me curious, it makes me close your website #
  • Chuft, my back finally seems to have decided not to keep on hurting me. Weeding and gardening awaits. #
  • Pissing about with Mythmusic because of its lack of logging. Went back to command line abcde and flac/mp3 ripping at the same time. #
  • I think my phrase of the week is going to be "Stop being a knobber!". So useful and apt in 99% of social interactions. #
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  • finally got around to changing the fontsize on Mythtv recordings. On the way discovered some cool MythUI tricks (scrolling description!) #
  • Will Hollande be voted in before I get Mythtv to show me TV5Monde English subtitles? #
  • Is the Hollande convoy driving all the way to Paris? Gonna be a long night. #
  • Any recomendations for a switch for an 240v amplifier when it detects a signal on audio in? #
  • Don't say canine romance is dead. Zorro has taken his cushion to the rug in front of the wood burning stove before shagging it. #
  • There appears to be Roxette on the TV. My fault for blindly watching live music TV channels. #
  • Very disappointed in North Carolina. #
  • If you want "super fast broadband" register your interest http://t.co/x6KbW5WG #horningsea #
  • This is gonna be my saying of the year "Jubilee year, double-dip recession, what a start." I would also add the Olympics. #
  • Why is it so easy to accidentally unfollow people on the Twitter website? Or am I just an incompetent clicker? #
  • BBC News – Obama says same-sex couples should be able to marry http://t.co/abj1mUIJ #
  • Is Lion less annoying with the 10.7.4 update? I see that dammed "open everyfuckingwindow on restart" option is now not always enabled. #
  • Actually the entire OS X 10.7.4 update is worth it for that "open apps on restart" setting change alone. Backing up now #
  • What's that idiot Prince Charles doing on the TV? #
  • Pretty nasty. Badly injured cat dumped in wheely bin in March http://t.co/iLDqWQWi #
  • When the revolution comes and we put Buck Palace up for sale, Charley is gonna have to look elsewhere than the Met Office or TV for a job. #
  • finished Singularity Sky by Charles Stross. Good read. http://t.co/Vmu2ZOGc #Kindle #
  • A nice day to mow the grass but for bad back. Yes that makes me a whingeing git. But am resting for @abovebelowh20 birthday party as excuse #
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  • Nice walk on the other side of the Cam to the house. Although got back before the sun came out properly. Still better than the rain! #
  • IMAG1399.jpg [pic] http://t.co/rrwAcxbQ #
  • The Cam is higher than it was yesterday! There's a pretty strong current. I want to get my white water kayak out! #
  • Downside of much less hands on Linux – Bluetooth keyboard stopped working and not much idea where to look. #
  • Fancy a red phone box in your garden? http://t.co/3tFIxFDw #
  • A few days of heavy rain does not make up for a few years of little rain. Is that not obvious? #
  • Funky. iterm2 for OSX gives you a split pane terminal http://t.co/JCDpWKNp #
  • Nobody told me about this DEVTMPFS shennanigans with UDEV 1.8.1! No wonder I lost bluetooth keyboard with the TV. No telly watching tonight #
  • My bluetooth keyboard issue was due to a fairly major udev upgrade. http://t.co/R61HEhGS Been a while since I messed with Linux in that way #
  • All you wanted to know about converting SeqID (e.g. Genbank accession) between formats. Biostar rocks http://t.co/K7mzDtx0 via Openhelix.eu #
  • hey @viewranger your shop sends me my username and password in plain text email. Secure? #
  • My back is killing me. So I'm gonna lay on the sofa, watch rubbish TV and aim for inbox zero. #
  • Kids need to learn cooking. Let's replace RE in the curriculum with cooking. Reduce obesity, strengthen the nation's moral framework. Sorted #
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