Blog post from October 2004

  • Surprise

    I found a link back to my site, and to the interview I did with David Travis over at Andrew Fernandez's "DezWozHere" blog. The specific archived post can be found at http://www.dezwozhere.com/blog/archives/000891.html from August 17th 2004. This is a…

  • A Nerd?

    Going on a formula written by Taylor McKnight you can work out are you a nerd?. The formula states: Subtract the number of girlfriends/boyfriends/wives/husbands you've had from the number of computers you have owned. If the number is positive, you ar…

  • The Goonies - A Classic

    Today I received a childhood classic movie on DVD for the first time here in the UK: Steven Spielberg's "The Goonies". The was some debate on the rating of the UK DVD release of this film, as it was quoted and even confirmed as PG and 15 on…

  • Warner Brothers...

    How annoying… We have been informed by Warner Bros that a batch of the Goonies DVDs are incomplete as the DVD disc contains English language only and not the full range of languages listed on the sleeve. In addition, the audio commentary is missing f…

  • Mobile Phone Photos

    I finally got round to grabbing all the photos off my phone and they're not too bad really (for a phone!). The photos original resolution is a max of 640px by 480px so these have been scaled down slightly, by two thirds. The annoying thing about the…

  • Portable Firefox

    Here is a nice little tool that allows you to use Firefox directly from a pen drive... http://johnhaller.com/jh/mozilla/portable_firefox/

  • Who Am I?

    Here is what filling in a form and giving it to a computer tells me about me… Your reluctance to project yourself in any conspicuous or forceful way means that some people will fail to see your real strengths. On the whole you will be appreciated mos…

  • Steal These Buttons

    "Steal These Buttons" originated out of Antipixel all the way back on the 22nd of August 2002, that's almost 2 years ago! What are "Steal These Buttons" exactly... well their original purpose was tiny banners (80px*15px) advertising certain web techn…

  • What File Extension?

    I came across this quiz "What File Extension Are You", I have to say usually I don't take these, but I was bored, so about 14-15 questions later I get my file extension... guess what came up...

  • Alton Towers - The Nemesis

    During the summer a couple of university friends and I headed over to the UK's best theme park; Alton Towers. This park has the world famous Nemesis ride; a steel, inverted roller coaster. Although the ride was opened way back in early 1994 it's stil…