Category Archives: update

Power Struggles & Furniture Hacking

Like a number of you I’m sure, I have a number of devices that power from USB. Each time a new USB device arrives, it seems I spend a good 20 minutes trying to figure out what’s the optimum arrangement … Continue reading

Posted in fun, geek, ideas, personal, projects, tech, update | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The AirWaves Podcast – Ep 20

So I got invited by my friend Russ Clewett to appear on The AirWaves podcast, where I managed to ramble on (semi-coherently) about various media issues and upcoming TV. Some of you have apparently wanted to hear me do a … Continue reading

Posted in comment, geek, personal, podcast, sci-fi, Star Trek, update | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

On the subject of Music

I put together a playlist of songs recently under the banner “Superhero, Geeky & Musicals”. It combines things like most of John Williams‘ superhero themes, Danny Elfman’s theme to Batman, and a song or two from Disney musicals (no, not … Continue reading

Posted in comment, films, geek, health, music, observations, personal, Project E, projects, update, work | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Knitting update and other miscellany

Scarf-Watch 2014 We’re long overdue an update on “Scarf-watch 2014″… the last time we saw the scarf on this blog, it had barely made it a few inches… well, it’s progressed a bit… When I say a “bit” I mean … Continue reading

Posted in comment, fun, geek, General, observations, personal, photography, podcast, Project E, tech, update, work | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quick Update

Since… er… February… I’ve changed jobs – Yes, working 60+ hours a week in a job I wasn’t particularly deriving any satisfaction from is not good for your health or well-being. The new job is a lot better. Many movies … Continue reading

Posted in avengers, comment, films, geek, health, personal, podcast, review, Star Trek, update | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Levelled Up: Knitting +1

Where our hero levels up skills in brand new areas… Continue reading

Posted in fun, geek, health, personal, projects, update | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Clothes Hacking: Leather Gloves 2.0

With Raynaud’s Phenomenon (Wikipedia) being one of the wondrous things I get to enjoy, I’ve got to stay pretty much in gloves all the time during Winter. The thing I’ve struggled to resolve is being able to perform basic functions … Continue reading

Posted in fun, geek, personal, projects, tech, update | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment