Month: September 2007

  • Blog: Now With Speech

    You may notice the new “Listen” option on the blog entries – this is because I’ve just signed up with Talkr which converts (via a computer) my blog entries to audio so you can now listen to my blog on your iPod or similar if you wanted to. Listen to ANY blog Talkr: Letting blogs […]

  • Sorry for not blogging much

    Meh – sorry my blogging rate has decreased quite dramatically the last two weeks: a combination of workload, tiredness and problems with the Mozilla Firefox browser have prevented me from blogging when I wanted to. What problem with Firefox? Well, I rebooted and then Firefox wouldn’t stay open for more than 2 pages at a […]

  • TV: Adverts Per Hour

    My other half has got me watching Ugly Betty, but so that I can catch up with the episodes I’ve been watching pre-recorded episodes. I’ve just finished watching Episode 7 which according to the DVD player was 42 minutes long: however, the same episode on the UK TV schedules with advertisements takes up a 55 […]

  • Puzzle: Who Owns The Fish

    We were recently given the following puzzle at work (for some unknown reason) and were told the record for solving it as far as our boss knew was 4 hours – some people have spent days and months over it and some people aren’t able to solve it at all! I managed around 2.5 hours […]

  • Poll: Which Ancient Language Are You Test

    Via Les I took the “Which Ancient Language Are You Test” and my results were: Your Score: Older Futhark Language of the Norse, Older Futhark! Thirty symbols, all told. And no hardier, more warrior-like tongue has ever graced the longships of the Viki or left the Celts and Saxons in such quivering fear. There’s only […]