Category: Gadgets

April 6, 2010 / Gadgets

No, I’m not savvy to some leaked press release or anything like that. But I was wondering the other day how long it might be before we see a Google…

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March 23, 2010 / Gadgets
March 4, 2010 / Cycling

As I cycled to work this morning, I had a crazy idea. It’s just daydreaming and will probably never happen, but it’s fun to think about. I’ve already posted this…

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February 5, 2010 / Computing

I just spotted that my Nagios/RRD graphs of my home server are showing a strange correlation. From these graphs, it seems that the higher the outdoor temperature, the more free…

Read the PostAn unlikely correlation

February 4, 2010 / Gadgets

Perhaps my job as a mobile IT specialist is getting too much for me. Last night I had a dream that someone configured my alarm clock for push notifications and…

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February 3, 2010 / Gadgets
February 2, 2010 / Cycling

Since getting my iPhone 3GS, I’ve been playing with a few apps. Today I tried one called Cyclemeter, which is a GPS tracker and can provide some interesting stats about…

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January 22, 2010 / Gadgets

This week, my phone contract came to an end and it was time to say goodbye to my old smartphone – a Sony Ericsson P1i. I thought it fitting to…

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December 23, 2009 / Gadgets

Some years ago, my dad bought me a book about electronics, computers and robots from a jumble sale for 10p. It was published in 1984 and probably about 15 years…

Read the PostThe house of the future

November 21, 2009 / Gadgets

About a year ago, I built a computer based upon the MSI P45 Neo3-FR motherboard. I chose it because it offered the ICH10R chipset with Intel Matrix fakeraid (but that’s…

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