Tuesday 14 August 2018
I set up my social media workflow so long ago, I had to look back to remember how I did it. When I blog, the title and link get fired across to Twitter (using the WP to Twitter plugin) and … Continue reading
Wednesday 8 August 2018
Ironically, I’m reading an article on BleepingComputer about widespread dissatisfaction with Windows 10 updates even among staunch Microsoft advocates while running updates on a Windows 10 machine. Let’s just say that I’m expecting plenty of time to catch up on … Continue reading
Wednesday 25 July 2018
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I’m trying to remember how long I’ve had a mobile phone? It must be about twenty years although it is fair to say the market has changed almost beyond recognition in that time. My first device was, I think, by … Continue reading
Tuesday 24 July 2018
Comments Off on Fit for the Desktop?
I remember years ago, when I was first finding out about Linux, one of the discussion themes was whether it was ready for the desktop. Today, the answer to that has to be a big, fat yes, with multiple distros … Continue reading
Tuesday 10 July 2018
Comments Off on Look at Me!
A gleaning from my RSS feed reading today was a webdev tool called the Pingdom Website Speed Test, mentioned on Thomas LaRock‘s blog. You enter a website and a test location and the service reports on how long the page … Continue reading
Saturday 7 July 2018
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The problem with changing the login password on your computer is that it takes a while to not key in the old one when you first sit down. Even a longer password is largely typed on automatic on systems that … Continue reading
Monday 2 July 2018
Comments Off on Feeling the Heat?
I wonder if my broadband router has been feeling the heat? It refused to let me connect when I got in from work, with either the password I expected or the default password. Yes, I did turn it off and … Continue reading