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Testing BlogPress

I think I need to start using iPad blogging clients more — in part in the delusional belief that I will blog more, but also because I keep losing my “local drafts” folder each time I change laptop.  BlogPress does not … Continue reading

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It’s Pebble Time

I backed the Pebble Time Kickstarter project, and my watch arrived a couple of weeks ago. It’s a great device and the first “smart watch” I’m happy wearing. I’ve been critical of the wearable space. Back when Samsung and Google … Continue reading

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Office 365

I want to give Microsoft Office 365 a chance. But it’s just a terrible and incomplete experience. Herein my tale of woe. ~ I received a link to a folder from a co-worker. I need to keep up-to-date on the … Continue reading

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Books 8

A year and a month since the last list. I need to update this more often. Here’s what I’ve been reading. Disclosure: links are affiliate, so if you buy through them I in theory get some money (although I haven’t … Continue reading

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500 errors, part four

I was seeing 500 errors when posting to my blog. Trial and error seems to show the problem was the Social plugin or possibly Twitter tools. I’ve turned on debug, let’s see what happens …

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Nokia Lumia 920 Day One

Earlier this week, Nokia Connects invited people to Trial a Nokia. I’ve not used Windows Phone 8 or the new Lumia devices, so I eagerly volunteered. Here’s what I pitched: My idea is simply to live with Windows Phone as … Continue reading

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Buying Starcraft

At long last, Blizzard has unleashed the next chapter of StarCraft, with the release of StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm (959 days since StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, and not a day too soon). As I was slightly disorganised, … Continue reading

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Books 5

In the last four months there should have been plenty of opportunity to read books, right? Well, not so much. Herein my most recent literary conquests. World War Z by Max Brooks. This is the book that had Brad Pitt … Continue reading

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The HP TouchPad

Today is the official launch day of the HP TouchPad in the UK. There’s some great write-ups by Ian Beck (who also wrote the app TapNote), Zhephree (Foursquare for WebOS), Shawn Blanc (“the TouchPad is less than the sum of its parts“), … Continue reading

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egypt

back in a week!

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