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My phone nightmare (2007)

Monday, 3 September 2007 personal

Well it’s been a good year on o2. They did Harri and myself rather well last year by offering us a £35 contract but giving us £10 off each month. The tariff gives us 500 anytime minutes and 500 texts.

This year is a completely different story. Tariffs are getting worse, not better, with

Re-watching films

Tuesday, 14 August 2007 personal

I love watching films and I’d really love to be able to watch films more than once… There’s just one problem: me

Help! I’m under attack!

Monday, 6 August 2007 insects personal

What has eight legs, no hair, a nasty temper and is sitting under my bed as I type this? I’ll give you a clue… It’s not 4 skinheads in a 5-legged race… I almost wish it were though

June 07’s gaming update

Thursday, 21 June 2007 games personal

Tudball is no longer Minesweeper champion of the universe and Paul has released a new testing version of his first person shooter: Shooter.

Photoshop takes the RAM-Burning Cup

Sunday, 29 April 2007 memory leak messenger personal photoshop

Oli weighs up the cost for the immensely improved photomerge feature in Photoshop CS3: 1.1gigs of RAM. Includes a comparison between CS2 and CS3 photomerge results.

Complete data overload

Sunday, 15 April 2007 news personal

Oli’s Desk of Opportunity +5

Wednesday, 11 April 2007 meme personal

Sorting madness

Monday, 5 March 2007 personal vb.net

I know me whinging on about programming the site is starting to look like a recurring theme here — I promise that once I’ve got this problem out the way, that’s it for a good long while.

I’m trying to sort posts for the forums by latest activity. That bit works fine — but I also


Sunday, 4 March 2007 personal

One by one, the VB.net-wielding mind-badgers rob me of my sanity and sell it to Steve Ballmer.

I’ve been up all night programming the forums. In doing so I decided that it was time to completely overhaul the structure of the back-end… Re-writing about 1000 lines of code. Suzie’s current

Help with an algorithm

Saturday, 3 March 2007 personal

Urgent request

Friday, 9 February 2007 personal