Blog post in the category Technology

  • Doom, Doom, Doom

    I have managed to get a version of the mid-nineties cult classic game Doom on my Nokia 6600 series 60 phone! It looks exactly like the original and I'm really quite impressed. I have been playing with some other applications and things for my phone.…

  • Are Nokia Confused?

    I enquired on the Nokia website, via a web-based form, about information regarding the use of my Nokia 6600 and bluetooth incompatibilities. When filling in any form whether it be online or via good 'ole fashion paper, most people uncheck the "s…

  • Cool Background

    I came across the following image while browsing a site with a lot of funny images. I think it looks really bizarre. I will try it out when someone gives me money to waste on a TFT monitor.

  • 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/

  • 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…

  • Half Life 2 Farce

    First of all there was huge controversy over the delay in the release of the most anticipated game in history. Instead of being released in September 2003, the game has only just been released, today, over a year late. Now, to combat pirates, Valve t…

  • Uptime And Stuff

    Well, I'm back at home now, for a four week break where I'll be busy finishing off my final year project and writing up some other coursework. Oh yeh, and I suppose I should be celebrating Christmas and New Year somewhere inbetween all that! With the…

  • Please Buy Me A Sony QRIO

    The Sony QRIO is the best piece of kit I've ever witnessed. It is an extremely clever humanoid robot that can walk, dance, play football and throw a ball amongst a lot of other things. It has stereoscopic vision curtosy of the two cameras in it's hea…

  • IPod Volume Unlocker

    I like loud things. When I first got my iPod mini I scrolled up the volume control to full. I was a little disappointed with the level it stopped at though it was extremely quite like on the audio limiter I had on my old minidisc player and even olde…