Monthly Archives: February 2011

Bond Homme Fatale

Via Kottke: In CASINO ROYALE, James Bond is the Bond girl. Heh. Been done. In The Jennifer Morgue by Charles Stross, in fact. Though arguably Casino Royale predates Jennifer Morgue, given the book Casino Royale was written 11 years before … Continue reading

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Nokia Friday

On Friday Nokia is going to have a big day, and is rumoured to be announcing all manner of strange things. We’ve heard tales of Nokia chopping senior staff, analysts recommending a switch to WP7, horrible results, credit rating warnings, … Continue reading

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natty review

I’m off to FOSDEM next weekend, so I’ve got my aged EeePC 901 out of the cupboard. It’s the only laptop I have that can stand up to really long days without a power socket. I’m trying out a selection … Continue reading

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fuduntu review

I’m off to FOSDEM next weekend, so I’ve got my aged EeePC 901 out of the cupboard. It’s the only laptop I have that can stand up to really long days without a power socket. I’m trying out a selection … Continue reading

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easypeasy review

I’m off to FOSDEM next weekend, so I’ve got my aged EeePC 901 out of the cupboard. It’s the only laptop I have that can stand up to really long days without a power socket. I’m trying out a selection … Continue reading

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FOSDEM 2011

In a few hours I’ll be hopping on the Eurostar to Brussels… This year the schedule is as good as ever, and I already have the usual dilemma of which talks to attend. I’ve managed to narrow it down to … Continue reading

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Kindle Case Chaos

The Kindle is great, but one of the things you really want from an electronic book is rock-solid stability. Since getting the Kindle, I’ve noticed quite frequently upon opening it that it was back to the home screen and had … Continue reading

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Ubuntu Netbook review

I’m off to FOSDEM next weekend, so I’ve got my aged EeePC 901 out of the cupboard. It’s the only laptop I have that can stand up to really long days without a power socket. I’m trying out a selection … Continue reading

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Books

I started using the Kindle app on the iPad back in June 2010, and then frustrated by the weight and battery life of the iPad, I bought a Kindle in October. I’ve noticed a significant increase in the number of … Continue reading

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