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Category Archives: Rant
Update: it seems My Geek Box read this review focusing on “I thought something might be missing“. So thanks for missing the point, pestering me on Twitter and generally wasting my time. With some excitement I received the latest My Geek Box, … Continue reading
Why does Sky One advertising grind my gears? Because it does everything it could to grind my gears. Set start times in the middle of advert breaks – make sure I turn over for a good few minutes worth. Good … Continue reading
Bought my kid a new 3DS for his birthday, the device is great but the process to transfer between old and new is poorly documented. The device came with a pre-installed copy of Majora’s Mask. Except, inexplicably, transferring data from … Continue reading
Just saw a loan advert – 49.5% APR! Jesus Christ, how is that legal? I’ve always found it odd that those who most need a loan get the worst rate while those who don’t get the best.
Saw this on Twitter and the sheer inhumanity appalled me, so I screen grabbed it in case it’s removed. I don’t read any of his rags and after his companies previous antics, I wonder why others do.
Wasted a good chunk of last night and today farting around with Microsoft Office 2013 after it decided to crash every time I saved. No idea what caused it, other than that it started after I had pasted some Python code … Continue reading
I meant to post this on Wednesday but I’d managed to blank it from my mind. I can’t even be bothered to review it when Meredith Woerner does such a good job. What a disappointing movie.
Have I? Yes and no.
Someone asked me yesterday “You’re good with computers, can you give me a copy of Photoshop?“. Aside from the fact I run Linux on most of my computers, I’m not keen on being accused of software piracy on the basis that … Continue reading