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Fighting back against the monopolists


So in my quest to get a Freeview+ box with DVD player/recorder I ended up buying an LG RHT297H which is great in most ways (a few niggles like losing the time and hence recording times when the power cuts) but is forced to only play region 2 DVDs. Now I’ve said it before and […]

another nigerian spam


From: [email protected] Subject: Invitation to act as Next-of-Kin Date: 1 October 2000 09:15:28 BDT To: undisclosed-recipients:; Reply-To: [email protected] From the Desk: Barrister. Thomas Cole. Thomas Cole & partners. 25 Wilson Road Olodi Apapa Lagos- Nigeria. Private / Highly Confidential Subject Matter: Invitation to act as Next-of-Kin Good day to you, I presume this letter will […]

flickr and maps


Those lovely people over at flickr have integrated geotagging and yahoo maps into the organiser function. Very nice integration. Well if you live in the US it is. If you live in say London… You might have more of a problem. Yahoo maps just simply doesn’t cut the mustard for this kind of application. Well […]

Abercrombie & Wills? Jack & Fitch?


Ten Four


Oh it’s been ages since I had a decent one of these… Thanks to Spence for livening up my Monday morning! Here are FOUR things you may not have known about me: A: Four jobs I have had in my life: 1. Club Host at Heaven 2. Bar Manager 3. Licensee in Soho 4. Head […]

mactop


Okay so I now am the proud owner of a brand new MacBook 13″ 2.0GHz Intel Core Duo with the regular 60Gb hard drive and 512Mb RAM. More here. Now don’t get me wrong it was really nice of the boys to go to the Apple Store when they where in the US and buy […]

aimtoday drops the softly softly approach


Click to enlarge Go to the movies you wanker! At first I thought oh okay in the US they say ‘Jack Off’ not ‘Wank’ then I though o way – it’s just someone upset with the world having a laugh. It’s still live (for the time being) at aimtoday.aim.com

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Oceanic Airways flight 815 from SYD to LAX Lost (US) Lost (UK) Matthew Fox

Directions


1. Start at Leicester Square 2. Catch Piccadilly Line to London Heathrow Airport. 3. Catch flight from London Heathrow to Dallas Fort Worth Airport. 4. Hire car at Dallas Fort Worth Airport. 5. Start going toward the “Airport Exit” on “International Parkway South” – Follow for 0.2 miles. 6. Bear left onto the highway toward […]

notetoself.x


So last night I got an email about domain names and it set me thinking. There are plenty of TLD’s out there and plenty I never think about. .ca for one. I am fairly used to .com.au because I go there and use sites ther all the time. Canada and .ca though I have to […]


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