Month: January 2013

  • Movies: Recently watched films

    This week, mainly due to insomnia, my wife and I have watched a number of movies, and here’s a thoughts on them in “worst to best” order. Some spoilers ahead. 5. Prometheus Looking up its Wikipedia entry afterwards kinda sums up our thoughts of this movie. It started off being a sequel to Alien, then […]

  • Y2k Tech: RISC OS: Old software

    Here’s some old software I wrote and release for RISC OS back in 2000. All software requires RISC OS3+ and 1Mb+ RAM. They have NOT been tested since 2000 (so compatibility with StrongARM, RaspberryPi machines etc is uncertain). They will not run (except under RISC OS emulation) on Windows, Linux, Mac machines etc. A very […]

  • Y2k Tech: Configuring Outlook Express to send plain text email

    I’m adding the details of how to configure Outlook Express to stop sending HTML email and to send plain text email only here for archival reasons. Although in 2013, this information should no longer be needed (it was back in 2000ish when I originally wrote it). So please be aware this is massively outdated and […]

  • Y2k Tech: Caller Line Identification and ISPs

    I’m adding the details of CLI (Caller Line Identification) and usage by ISPs here for archival reasons. Although in 2013, this information should no longer be needed (it was back in 2000ish when I originally wrote it). So please be aware this is massively outdated and probably no longer relevant information, but I like to […]

  • Y2k Tech: BT Discount Schemes

    I’m adding the details of BT’s discount schemes in 2000 for archival reasons. Although in 2013, this information should no longer be needed (it was back in 2000ish when I originally wrote it). So please be aware this is massively outdated and probably no longer relevant information, but I like to archive stuff 😉 BT […]