Monthly Archives: February 2008

Linux on Little Laptops

Got an old laptop? I do: it’s about ten years old and almost ludicrously out of date. A Sony Vaio with 192Mb of RAM and a 5Gb hard drive. I’ve also got a brand new laptop, the Asus Eee PC. … Continue reading

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Food on the brain…

The good cooking links just keep on coming. Look out for a new page on this site, soon, that’ll have all of these great cooking and recipes links. For now, try these: Tasty Planner‘s "gimmick" is that you can build … Continue reading

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This is what computing is all about

One key–but unstated–objective of commercial operating systems (that is, Windows and Mac) is to make using a computer like using a car. The idea is to hide all the messy technology bits. The problem with that approach is that the … Continue reading

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Yet More Cooking Stuff

I’m going to have to collect all these cookery/recipe links into a new page. Here are the latest: Want to know what is in that thing you’re eating? Try Foodsel. Not only will it give you the 411 on what’s … Continue reading

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