Contents tagged with Blog

  • Six Weeks!

    No Comments October 21, 2004

    I can hardly believe it myself, but it’s been six weeks since I smoked my last cigarette! My local GP surgery runs a smoking cessation program where you see a community nurse every two weeks, … more

  • Doom 3 Graphics Card Benchmarks

    No Comments July 22, 2004

    More Doom 3 news; (yes, I know it's sad to be this excited over a game, but I'm not the only one...). id Software have generated some official Doom 3 benchmarks which show framerate data for … more

  • The Naked Coder

    No Comments January 12, 2004

    I hope to God that Don Box isn't suggesting that he's going to be coding in his birthday suit in public! more

  • JetBrains to provide C# addin for VS.NET

    No Comments October 14, 2003

    This is great news; hopefully we'll now get some decent refactoring tools available in VS.NET (something that the current IDE is sorely missing). more

  • Steaming Pile

    No Comments September 16, 2003

    I knew I shouldn't have bothered. Everything that could have gone wrong last weekend went wrong (PC wise that is). My domain disappeared, I managed to screw up the DirectX rendering code for Repton. … more

  • Flash Memory

    No Comments September 15, 2003

    Is it just me, or is this the most pointless addition to memory modules yet? more

  • Thought for the day

    No Comments September 8, 2003

    If Wily E. Coyote had enough money to buy all that crap from Acme, why didn't he just order a takeaway? more

  • Thought for the day

    No Comments September 1, 2003

    Standing in a church every Sunday makes you a Christian as much as standing in a garage makes you a car. more

  • European Patentability Rules Protest

    No Comments August 29, 2003

    I lifted the following paragraph from the Apache site: On September 1st the European Commission is going to vote a revised version of the European Patentability rules. The proposed revision contains … more

  • TWAT

    No Comments August 26, 2003


  • DHTML Lemmings!

    No Comments August 22, 2003

    This just has to be one of the coolest things I've seen on the 'net for a long time. Lemmings, implemented entirely in DHTML. You'll find it here. Thanks Seb for letting me know about this one! more

  • Language Inventor or Serial Killer?

    No Comments August 19, 2003

    I saw this posted over at Lambda, and had to link to it myself. Let's face it, this is the sort of rubbish the internet is great at! It's a Flash quiz that simply asks if you can identify from ten … more

  • Flying

    No Comments August 16, 2003

    I finally got around to taking the Flying Lesson that Bec gave me as my Christmas present. I'm glad that I waited until now, because the conditions today were absolutely perfect for flying - the … more

  • Sorry BlogX...

    No Comments August 15, 2003

    I joined the BlogX project a while ago, expecting great things from it. But unfortunately, nothing has happened on the Workspace over at GotDotNet for some considerable amount of time; files have … more

  • Hollywood's file-sharing plea badly backfires

    No Comments July 25, 2003

    Nice article on; I have to point out I've not seen the advert yet. Maybe I will when the next batch of cinema pirated VCD's wing their way over the pond. … more

  • Next Stop Nowhere

    No Comments July 25, 2003

    While I was having something to eat for lunch today, I flicked on the TV to find - joy of joys - Quincy M.D. on ITV yet again. I'd only just finished listening to Stiff Little Fingers' Inflammable … more

  • Moving to BlogX

    No Comments July 11, 2003

    I've decided to implement my site using BlogX, which is a rather fine blogging system being written in C#. Anyway, until I can be bothered to write an importer for my old site, it can … more