Prediction

Reading time: 1 min
Blogging world quiet this weekend? I wonder why? Tee hee, see, nothing sinister, just a good weekend for people to be out and about (although as Alex pointed out, that may mean that they will have even more to blog about but I’m holding out that most people won’t cover it until Monday… or Sunday night at least…) Now what else was I going to do? Oh yes, apologies for the picture quality, taken with my webcam.

Continue reading

The internetweb

Reading time: 1 min
OK, I’ve been ‘on’ the web since around 1995. It is now an integral part of my life and my work, and I’ve come to rely on it, and barely give it a thought most days. Now and again though I pause and remember how incredible it is. I’ve just downloaded IrfanView from a site in Alaska. It took all of 20 secs. From Alaska. Isn’t it amazing what you take for granted?

Continue reading

Misc

Reading time: 1 min
Tonight is curry and karaoke night. I don’t sing at karaoke’s. At least that’s what I tell myself, but as the ‘evening’ doesn’t start until 7:30pm and we’ll hit the pub at the back of 5pm… well I reckon my dulcet tones may be inflicted on my poor work colleagues. Of course I’ll miss the eviction on BB4 tonight – but my darling wife is under strict orders to update me with the news (and failing that I have my sister and Dianne as backup, not that I’m suggesting that my wife doesn’t follow my orders… errmm… she does… sometimes… when she wants too…). And make sure you come back tomorrow and I’ll reveal the reasoning behind my earlier prediction …

Continue reading

Macguffin

Reading time: 1 min
Vertigo…Then and Now. Before and after images of various San Francisco locations used in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1958 masterpiece. (via Zeldman)

Continue reading

Catchup

Reading time: 1 min
Ladies and Gentlemen, please fasten your seatbelts and prepare for a quick trip round (half of) my blogroll (ermmm that sounds kinda icky actually…) Graybo is still painting and drinking (not at the same time I hasten to add) Pat believes in coincidence and has an affection for ZZ Top (?) Michelle has a new feature and it’s good to see the little dead girl back… I think.. Julie is hot, and is looking forward to her new bed Alex doesn’t blame Broadcast, and doesn’t like warm overpriced Carling (who does?) Nigel has a go at a company (which I can’t say anything about as they are customers of ours! Eek! Moi is back already (see previous post) Scotblog is …

Continue reading

Ermm…

Reading time: 1 min
Struggling to get round my bloglist, work getting in the way. But I can report that I received a postcard today (photo to follow). OK, move along now, nothing to see here (although I would suggest the links proffered over there on the right…)

Continue reading