The day the routers died

Watched this video at the Ripe training I’ve been in on for the past two days and it is awesome – warning geeky sense of humour needed!  [youtube _y36fG2Oba0]  Also check out the Ripe whois entry for the video (whois -h whois.ripe.net) 🙂

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What has Southampton got to offer?

After being in a Ripe training day all day, David and I decided to see what Southampton had to offer in the ways of a meal and some refreshing beverages (non-alcoholic) of course. Having spent the best part of 45 minutes walking around the ‘City Centre’ it seemed quite apparent that the town didn’t have much […]

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The old Windows Vista love/hate thing

A friend over on his blog recently posted about his love, err, hate of windows Vista. Now me, I quite like it actually, it looks funky, runs perfectly fine on my lappy and hasn’t crashed once since I installed it. It’s a welcome addition and upgrade to XP which has been the next best OS […]

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Booked a trip to America

Well my cousin’s dad booked our tickets for the trip to America next year, 4 of us are going. My cousin and her husband, my g/f and myself. We fly out to New York on the 14th to get their in time to celebrate my birthday 🙂 In total we will be in the states […]

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Seam carving

I posted a while ago on the forums about a new image resizing/shaping algorithm that been documented. Well, for those who’ve wanted to get their hands on some software to be able to do this you might want to check the following links out: http://liquidrescale.wikidot.com/Free plugin for GIMP http://picutel.com/$95 for the full version but you […]

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New digital SLR – 350d

Well I picked up a second hand Canon EOS 350d last week as I want to start getting into photography more and more. I used to be quite good with my old point and click but the newer one I had bought just didn’t seem to cut the mustard. Been messing around with it for […]

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First proper accident on the bike

First off, this is gonna be a two part post as this happened last week so i’ve already had my new wheels sorted and agreed to be paid for. Anyway, on to what happened, i was leaving the new office last week via the ‘car deck’ which is basically a car park on the second […]

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Well it’s holiday time again :)

Well it’s that time of year again – or should I say month with the amount of times I’ve gone away somewhere each month for the past 18months – holiday time! Just finishing off packing to head to the lake district for 4 days with Kate, staying until my birthday so that I can get […]

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Days getting shorter, nights longer

Don’t know what it is with me recently but I find it really really difficult to stay up as late as I used to sometimes and even more difficult to get up in the morning. Gone are the days when I could get by with about 5 or so hours sleep. Probably doesn’t help that […]

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