Archive for August, 2006

Geek to Live: Mastering Wget – Lifehacker

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

Geek to Live: Mastering Wget – Lifehacker wget is perhaps one of the handiest tools in my inventory. But i rarely use it anywhere near its full potential, there are somethings that I would like to do that I just dont have the time or energy to expend doing. However this guide should cover most […]

Cambridge Photography Gallery, Page 5

Monday, August 28th, 2006

Cambridge Photography Gallery, Page 5 Its nice to be able to picture places that are somewhat famous. Cambridge is one of those places! And these shots give a nice view of it!

Canberra IT Survey

Monday, August 28th, 2006

Canberra IT Survey I urge all contractors and permies in Canberra, (ACT, Australia) to check this site out and rate thier pimps and place of work! Help others make sensible decisions about their career future! nabwld

cyberian.nomad.blog: The FIRST keynote of Steve Jobs 1984 – a Legend !

Monday, August 28th, 2006

cyberian.nomad.blog: The FIRST keynote of Steve Jobs 1984 – a Legend ! Apple keynotes are always interesting – they way Steve seems to work the crowd. I find it a challenge to try and analyse what is going on and how this is achieved, not too mention sometimes the products are well sweet! This be […]

EPISODE III – Matte Screenshots/Paintings

Monday, August 28th, 2006

EPISODE III Some very nice art (Matte Paintings) used in the Starwars Episode III film – some make excellent backdrops, just make sure that you have adequate pixel space, they are HUGE!

(New) Get Life On The Road Car Buying: 16 Tips to the Best Deal

Monday, August 28th, 2006

Get Life On The Road Car Buying: 16 Tips to the Best Deal While focused on the US market this has some very useful tips and is a decent guide for anyone looking at purchasing a new car. I’d also consider adapting this guide to anyone looking at the second hand market…

“Richard Hamilton – ‘Centurian’ Shiraz – 2001”

Monday, August 28th, 2006

This is a well nice drop of Shiraz, it has sufficient fruit and spice that make it rather appealing. Not very much in the way of a sulphery after taste. It needed quite a bit of time to open up (approx 3 hours) and keeps on getting better the more time it is given. Made […]

Stockman’s Post – Semillon Chardonnay (2004)

Sunday, August 27th, 2006

This is a very nice white. It is not sweet, but still fruity, has a small amount of bite too it and honestly – exquisitely balanced. This would go very well with spicy asian foods – something along the lines of a satay, or even red or green Thai curry, possibly also salt and pepper […]

Adobe Labs – Project: Lightroom

Saturday, August 26th, 2006

Adobe Labs – Project: Lightroom Adobe beta software – Lightroom : Looks like it might be a handy tool in the toolbox for the professional digital photographer. Get in on the beta and see where it is all going.

Weird Al- Dont Download This Song

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2006

Weird Al- Dont Download This Song Well impressive – The irony in this one is gold! Grab it while you can.