Category: Misc

April 16, 2010 / Misc

I dropped my iPhone 3GS this week. It fell perfectly face down on the pavement, and the glass front shattered. The screen still works perfectly, and so does the touch-screen.…

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April 5, 2010 / Misc

My youngest brother will soon be sixteen, which means he will have come of age in the eyes of the Church of England. He was given a form to register…

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March 24, 2010 / Misc

I’ve decided to start tagging all of my new posts from now with the camera and lens they were taken with. At some point I will probably work back through…

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March 3, 2010 / Misc

For my email and calendaring, I use Mozilla Thunderbird with the Lightning plugin (which implements the Sunbird calendar inside Thunderbird – nifty!). As you can see here, Lightning is helping…

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March 3, 2010 / Misc

And hot off the press, another fail entry. I placed an order with Amazon, and received this confirmation email. I sure don’t remember ordering an ARRAY(0x6b390274), but hey, if it’s…

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March 3, 2010 / Misc

For ages I’ve been meaning to collect together all the fails I come across and post them on my blog. So let’s get started. This snippet is taken from the…

Read the PostFail: Hannspree TV manual

January 26, 2010 / Misc

A while back I was approached by another Flickr user, who asked if he could use one my photos alongside one of his poems. Of course I said yes, and…

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December 8, 2009 / Misc
November 6, 2009 / Misc
November 6, 2009 / Misc

As someone who frequently makes online purchases, I am a frequent user of courier services. But on this occasion, the seller that I bought from used a courier that I…

Read the PostHow couriers should be