Having recently installed Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Linx) on my partner’s Acer Aspire 3690, I was, as usual, impressed at how much of the hardware worked out of the box. Pretty much everything worked, from wi-fi to volume keys. There were only a couple of things that didn’t… read more
Our precious little Isobel was born at 2:22am on 26th July. She was a healthy 10lb 6oz (Becky delivered her naturally and without any form of pain medication).
The last three weeks have been a bit of a blur! Izzy has been well behaved though and she sleeps quite well at night. Becky has recovered well and her and Izzy are getting in to a feeding routine. Neither of us are looking forward to me going back to work again tomorrow though. read more
Anyone interested in the current dire state of the UK’s economy, exactly how it came about and some interesting observations on our government’s mishandling and our media’s misreporting of it will find the following 3-page article very interesting indeed. I would definitely recommend it to those who are not economists.
“Jimmy Doherty’s GM Food Fight” was shown on BBC 2 at 9pm on 25th November, 2008. It motivated (annoyed) me und in to writing this post.
I found the programme to Vibrat?r be quite biased. In many ways and on many levels… read more