Archive for June, 2006

Pimp me famous / 16000 firecrackers

Thursday, June 29th, 2006

Pimp me famous / 16000 firecrackers

O`Reilly Openbooks –

Tuesday, June 27th, 2006

O’Reilly has published a number of Open Books — books with various forms of “open” copyright. Its nice to see out of date books end up on the web where anyone and everyone can make use of them. For as much myself as anybody else I’m blogging this so that I can find it again. […]

Messenger Plus! Live – The Windows Live Messenger Extension

Monday, June 26th, 2006

Messenger Plus! Live – The Windows Live Messenger Extension This handy little extension will add the most important feature to MSN Messenger (errm, Windows Live Messenger this week). TABBED conversations, something very useful and most handy. Looks like i will not be completely annoyed with the standard, well not until the new version of Gaim […]

Call then hang up – “Mobile Content Pack” Scam

Monday, June 26th, 2006

Well it seems this scam is still running rife. Got a new number today that is not on my existing list I hope that these fools get shutdown. I did not get a mobile so that anyone could prank me, and try and con me into calling a 1902 line because I won a prize, […]

Render Whole Planets in Real-Time ? No Problem! – SelectiveGamers

Friday, June 23rd, 2006

Render Whole Planets in Real-Time ? No Problem! – SelectiveGamers This looks very interesting, especially when you consider things like the Spore which is coming, rendering of an entire planet looks quite impressive.

pzizz™ is a personal life coaching system, energy and stress, health and fitness, hypnosis, NLP, uk

Thursday, June 22nd, 2006

pzizz™ is a personal life coaching system, energy and stress, health and fitness, hypnosis, NLP, uk Pzizz is an interesting piece of software that you can use to help get you into a relaxed state for an energizing sleep or deep relaxing sleep. I am currently trialing it. (Available for both Windows and Mac OS […]

The COMPLETE command line list for Linux, Windows, Oracle, and MacOS

Wednesday, June 21st, 2006

Complete list of command line tools you would need. Check it out! — From the world of digg.com – a link to a very useful site detailing a list of command line tools/programs that you can use/call in Oracle, Windows2k/XP, Linux and Mac OS X. Handy for those obscure not often used commands! read more […]

Wynns (Coonawarra Estate) – Cabernet Sauvignon (1997)

Tuesday, June 20th, 2006

Woah! This is one seriously nice Cab Sav! It has it all negligable sulphur, non over powering alcohol flavour and ooodles of fruit, tannins and wood, mixed to perfection, a mild initial hit on the pallete, a decent mid range and a simply AWESOME (almost never ending) after taste filled with rich granny smith flavours. […]

best guide to make Ubuntu look like Mac OS X

Tuesday, June 20th, 2006

“This guide tries to be as spesific as possible, so that even newbies can follow it easily!” — I rather enjoy the look of OS X compared to the default Ubuntu look, not really having the time or motivation to come up with something myself, I am happy to use the hard work of others […]

Hamilton “Burton’s Vineyard” – Grenache Shiraz (1999)

Monday, June 19th, 2006

This interesting “Old Bush Vine” wine hails from the McLaren Vale in South Australia (the home of much goodness :P). The best thing this wine does is to mix the pepperyness of shiraz grapes with my childhood memories of eating Grenache picked right from the vine on a fruit block. It is very complex and […]