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trivial shennanigans

Weekly tweets!

  • K9, the best Android email client, has a settings import/export function. That is cool. #
  • Nooooo. Just done a few ebay auctions. Put a £150 hard drive as a fixed price of £1 instead of auction. Sold within 20 secs. Merde! #
  • Just fixed the broken USB port on my HTC Desire HD by removing impacted pocket fluff with a needle. Yuck! Almost bought a new phone. #
  • have converted to believing that ALL problems can be solved by removing fluff. #
  • Really like the new Auto Titles function in @evernote Android update http://t.co/0qZO3Y1q #
  • See the North is better. The people are nicer, the beer is tastier and you can see those Aurora borealisssy #
  • Wow. Roche/454 attempt to buy Illumina in hostile takeover http://t.co/3Wvp6E0z #
  • Just found out that a Dremel beats hours looking for the padlock key in a super safe place. #
  • Zorro finally fell in the river! The panic in his face as he realised was fairly funny! #
Categories
Computergeekery Mac

Navigating to the $HOME/Library folder in Lion

In Lion the Library folder in your $HOME folder is now hidden. You can unhide it fairly easy, but a far easier way of navigating to it is holding down the [OPTION] key and using the FINDER GO menu.

Categories
trivial shennanigans

Weekly tweets!

  • Weekly tweets! http://t.co/L4v7l608 #
  • Say yes to freedom of information https://t.co/2fLoDqrm http://t.co/9WtH0oDm #sopa #
  • Is anybody running Lion in a Virtualbox VM? #
  • Homeopaths: treat a burn by burning it further until it stops hurting. Job done, no pain. http://t.co/tctvxONf #
  • I really must clean/tidy my shed office today. With this grey wet weather it's getting me down. Puppy trying to eat cables is not helping. #
  • I just ate a footlong Subway. I bought the foot long aiming to save the other half for later. I am a pig and now feel slightly nauseous. #
  • Does the Apple Store in Cambridge stock the Lunatik watch straps? I fancy removing the Barbour and wellies and hitting the bright lights! #
  • Food at Gardenia. Got to be a bonus for queues at car park. Why did I come into city on Saturday #
  • Quite enjoyed my walk around town, Not been into Cambridge centre on a Saturday for ages. Went a bit mad at Fopp. #
  • It appears that iPhoto 2011 is less of a dog if you empty its trash – IPHOTO > EMPTY IPHOTO TRASH, then shut it down. No spinning wheel now. #
Categories
trivial shennanigans

Weekly tweets!

  • Kennel is nowhere near finished, but I did make good progress. #
  • how many of these restart buttons have you used? http://t.co/o1tPZgeK I've used 12, not used 4. Two of which I do not even recognise. #
  • What's currently a good city centre Curry House? (Not the Pipasha, which is the best one in the UK, nevermind #cambridge ). #
  • No spell checker in G+ http://t.co/RkrWjtOo #
  • About to try to connect a Apple keyboard to a bluetooth dongle on my Mythtv box. Wish me luck! #
  • Has everybody got a red log book through the post? Was this really due to somebody robbing a load of blank old ones? #
  • Went to Cocum last night http://t.co/GaoANTAX Very good food. The sponge bread is awesome. How have I not gone here before? #cambridge #
  • It's the #Horningsea Resident's Association AGM this evening. Hear what the HRA did in 2011 and will do in 2012. http://t.co/6VSnoDI0 #
  • A fairly impressive Odile http://t.co/oSycQ8hQ #
  • Just been working on Zorro's kennel. It's too cold for my fingers to bang in nails. #
  • The dog kennel is close to completion. Just the roof to go! #
  • Want to get into using @trelloapp, but I use RTM and Evernote extensively. Not sure if this is gonna replace or add to them. #
Categories
trivial shennanigans

Weekly tweets!

  • Weekly tweets! http://t.co/Qhd8FSDj #
  • I did not think I was hungover but earlier today I watched "Streetdance 3D" on a 2D TV. Perhaps I am "tired". #
  • Can somebody bring me a cup of tea? There's no way I'm leaving my shed in this rain! #
  • IMAG1059.jpg [pic] http://t.co/Jyd9oj9Y #
  • Great start to the day. Two rats in the rat trap! Only put it out last night. #
  • Hey BBC News 24 do not switch from Cameron when he's getting hassled over solar panels. That is important and he does not know what to say. #
  • powercuts #horningsea supply is running at 60v. Anybody experiencing the same? #
  • The middle river is being lowered over the weekend http://t.co/DSrjB3Mf #cambridge Your chance to find the item you dropped during the year #
  • Apple have just shipped my replacement first gen iPod Nano. Not bad for a replacement for something I did not know was wrong #
  • Figgering how to automate iPlayer downloading to Mythtv box. Motivated by missing the S2E01 of Sherlock. Think I've got it: "get_iplayer" #
  • ..and so it continues. ReadynasPro multiple disc failures again. All are the ST2000DL003. So I spent double the cash for double the hassle? #
  • Replacement iPod Nano arrived. It's actually an 8Gb latest generation replacement w00t! #
  • Good news: ASHP compressor been swapped. Bad News: the circuit board has also gone, still no heating. Good News: plenty of wood for stove. #
  • Where the bloody hell is my pencil sharpener? #
  • I have Zorro's kennel completion as a task today. I will likely piss about and not finish it. #
Categories
trivial shennanigans

Weekly tweets!

  • Weekly tweets! http://t.co/8o54ql64 #
  • Crimbo shenanigans all around #
  • House cold after being empty for a few days without any heating (ASHP broke). #
  • My new door sign http://t.co/0edCFsT1 #
  • New door sign http://t.co/EwNCNJ5C #
  • Having a WordPress/PHPBB upgrade day. #
  • WP-DB appears not to work anymore. What's the reccomended automated, way of backing up a WP database nowadays? #
  • If Samoa misses Fridays won't that make it a really short year. #
  • Zorro had his first canoe trip. No photos as was not sure whether we'd be swimming or not. #
  • Well 2012 I hope #
  • Watching the Vienna New Year's concert. No guitars. #
  • Good to see the BBC talking about how 'detox' is really a pointless exercise. No quick fixes for health improvement. #
  • Forgot the link http://t.co/g0h3SeW0 Doh. #