Computer Blues

Well as I mentioned earlier this week my computer decided to die. Not completely, just an unexplained mess-up that needed to be remedied ASAP. So I rebuilt Black Beauty and now it is working fine. I am even now using the concept of a data drive, coupled with a firewire …

Why Computers Suck

Don’t you hate it when you wake up in the morning and your computer is trashed? By trashed I mean nothing is working correctly. That even though you have been anal about your firewalls and virus protection, you still get a stuffed up machine. Well anyway it appears I am …

Trillian 2.0

If you are a regular reader of my blog or newsletter you will know that I am a big fan of Instant Messaging (IM). As my friends, family and workmates all subscribe to different types of IM (ICQ, Yahoo, AOL, MSN) I use Trillian as my unified messenger. It sits …

NetBloke Newsletter rolls again

Well I have taken the plunge and started publishing my newsletter again. The first being sent to day explaining why I went AWOL for the past six months! I am using Newsletter Ease to help manage subscriptions and putting together content. I am not 100% happy with the way it …