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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

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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

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Coding into the small hours…

So a week or two ago I picked up a Raspberry Pi device with the intention of turing it into a network testing device that I could drop into a network as part of my work. I had the idea … Continue reading

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Turning to Health News…

Some of you will remember a blog I wrote a few months back talking about how my hands would turn an odd shade of blue on occasion (having said that, it occurs to me that any part of your body … Continue reading

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No… it’s a review…

So, managed to make it over to the cinema over the weekend to watch the latest attempt at a Superman movie “Man of Steel“. I had high hopes for this one, all of which are sadly unfulfilled. It’s a good … Continue reading

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Two months…

So, two months ago today, I gave up this little bugger: (caffeine, incase you were wondering…) Mostly, because of this: The effects seem to be generally positive. I’m actually sleeping properly for a change, and I’m surprised to find myself … Continue reading

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The Media Show – Episode #4

So I had massive ammounts of fun joining Russ Clewett (@sfdrummer, and Karl Madden (@claw0101) for Episode 4 of British Tech Network’s Media Show alongside Paul Wheatley (@paulwheatley). It was pretty good fun, and the first time I’d been a … Continue reading

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Cosmic Encounters

Having wandered along to London On Board‘s saturday meeting, I had a chance to play a (new to me) board game called “Cosmic Encounter“, which is a card game based space battle game for up to 6 players. You start … Continue reading

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ECCC 2012: Star Wars Trilogy: The Radio Play

Spotted this on Topless Robot (Star Wars, ┬ástaring Batman, Bender, Ren and Stimpy, Pinky, Bubbles, and more). During a panel session at the Emerald City Comic Con, a group of some of the most famous voice actors got together to … Continue reading

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Oxford & Board Games

So I had a trip up to Oxford over the weekend, where I had a chance to bimble about the City with Dan Q seeing all the bits I remembered from Inspector Morse and Lewis. Had a quick look around … Continue reading

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