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New Gmail update

I’m not sure how I feel about the new Gmail update both on Android and in browser. Read their blog post about it here – A new inbox that puts you back in control. First what I like about the… Continue reading →

Wonderful world

It so is ! http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/16069118 Then why the heck do the people in power NOT do more to safe this wonderful world? Don’t you want this to be there for your kids and grand kids when they grow up? From… Continue reading →

Gmail vs google+

Hmm I noticed last night that in my Gmail I had a new label(folder) called circle. Which at first I was sure was just a short cut to my various circles. Only today I tried to click on it to… Continue reading →

e-addressbook-factory

Hmm ever since I installed Ubuntu 11.11 on my Dell 13 laptop, this thing has popped up in my running processes, e-addressbook-factory. Which from what I understand is linked to Evolution, which I do not use, so why does it… Continue reading →

There is no spoon

This, is right up there with the fact that we send shrimps caught in the North Sea to China to be peeled before they are shipped home to the supermarkets. Yes it is nice and convenient for us but we… Continue reading →

Winter is comming

Winter must be around the corner. I figured out that by the amount of ugg booth spam I’m getting. It has even beaten my urgent need for Viagra and a longer private part according the to gospel of spam. I’m… Continue reading →

Cold Callers

I have learnt that it is good to present yourself when you meet a new person. So you call a random phone number or knock on some random front door. It would be great if you tell the person you… Continue reading →

Testing a newsletter plugin.

I was looking for a newsletter plugin for wordpress. I found the one from Satollo simply called newsletter, there is also a pro version. What I really like about it is that it is easy to learn how to drive… Continue reading →

Enough said.

Cleaning up after yourself

I was out testing my new set up on my bicycle today. As I was coming over Hammersmith Bridge it was low tide. And I really could see all the junk that had washed up on to the banks of… Continue reading →

UV protective clothing

Am I the only one who thin that UV protective clothing is just a load of … ? I have never been burned from the sun under my 100% cotton t-shirt or jeans or any other fabric I have worn…. Continue reading →

Goodbye one.com

So after many emails and chat sessions with one.com about their slow servers and down times. I decided it was time to pack my bags and go else where. I chatted to the fellas at yakhost.co.uk, very friendly and helpful…. Continue reading →

Getting ice cream at Tesco’s

Over the last few months I have tried to get “frozen” ice cream from the three nearest stores to me. I have either found them to be defrosted and then frozen again, which you can clearly taste and feel when… Continue reading →

What is going on over at one.com

I have used one.com since May 2005, they were called b-one.com back then. They have been brilliant, telling me via email when there was an update and I could expect some down time on my site. They Live Chat has… Continue reading →

Google products

If you asked Random Joe about what product Google have, they would prolly say search, maps and the little more techy would say Gmail. But Google has if not hundreds of program. If you are not a nerd like me… Continue reading →

Telly’box’vision is the drug of the nation

Today was the start of my favourite bit of telly on the box ever, Dr. Who. Pretty much the only thing that will stop the world for me, I just have to watch the next episode “live”. So today to… Continue reading →

Chernobyl and Fukushima Daiichi

I was 16 when Chernobyl happened and remember the fear we lived through even far away in Denmark. And saw first hand the after effects of an earth quake in New Zealand last year. Even felt a a mild one… Continue reading →

Bible bashers

I truly have respect for religion and there is a place for it. If you believe that there is an all-powerful being and it makes your life worth living, good for you. I do believe that the faith, the trust,… Continue reading →

National clean up

The only think that IRA and other terrorist groups have ever managed to do in the UK. Is the removable of our street bins, there I have said it. Which unfortunately means that people just drop their garage wherever they… Continue reading →

Bah Humbug

As some of you might know I’m not the biggest fan of Christmas. I could happily live without it, it really gets on my nerves that it starts way back August. I could easily go into a massive rant here,… Continue reading →

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