I have recently sold my iMac on eBay. I have a MacBook Air and was not fully convinced when I purchased it that it would be good enough for a main machine. How wrong was I, which left me not really needing my iMac hence the reason for the sale. Therefore I needed to wipe [...]
This time last year I wrote a post about what I wanted my Web Developer aims to be for the year 2012. As we are on the last day of the year I thought it a good idea to review these to see which I have managed to achieve and which ones passed me by. [...]
This morning I spent about an hour looking around GitHub and preparing one of my latest plugins for upload. As well as starring lots of other peoples excellent WordPress development I uploaded my new plugin called Pixel Core. Check it out on Github.
On Saturday the 22nd of September I took the trip over the Pennines to Barnsley to attend The Digital Barn 2, an event full of informative presentations, workshops, banter and idea sharing. The whole experience was a tremendous success and huge credit should go out to Kimb Jones, Matthew Watson and the Barnsley DMC. The day [...]
An easy to do little command that does exactly what is says! This was one of the frustrating things when I updated to Mountain Lion.
Currently investigating the purchase of external hard drives. I have 464Gb of movies on a 500Gb hard drive and therefore need to upgrade this to provide more space. Also this is only place they are and therefore need to back them up as well. I have seen that Western Digital do a nice 2Tb Desktop USB 3.0 hard drive. Perhaps 2 of them?
For a while now I have used a DVD recorder to record things off the TV, mainly before the invention of Sky+ and the like. However one problem that I noticed was that the DVD recorders (and I did try more than one) would never save the aspect ratio of the recording correctly. Playback on [...]
This looks really interesting and I like how you can power it with a Google Spreadsheet. Could be great for education, History in particular.