Monthly Archives: November 2007

Undercover restorers fix Paris landmark’s clock

For a year from September 2005, under the nose of the Panthéon’s unsuspecting security officials, a group of intrepid "illegal restorers" set up a secret workshop and lounge in a cavity under the building’s famous dome. Under the supervision of … Continue reading

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Cover version of “umbrella”

Better than the original…

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Why does my BIND nameserver serve recursive DNS to hosts I’ve blocked?

It probably isn’t, it is serving from it’s cache. Doing test digs for isn’t a great test! allow-recursion     Specifies which hosts are allowed to make recursive queries through this server. If not specified, the default is to allow … Continue reading

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3 Tasteful Purchases for Christmas

Hanging Star Decoration from Heals   MoMa Dove Christmas cards from Purves Gold Poinsettia Decoration from John Lewis

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Now that’s dope

Another nice t-shirt…

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The Dangers of “World of Warcraft”

» The Dangers of “World of Warcraft” ha ha ha ha ha

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Snarl is a notification system inspired by Growl for Macintosh that lets applications display nice alpha-blended messages on the screen.

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floola – Wiwi – Home Floola is a freeware application to efficiently manage your iPod or your Motorola mobile phone (any model supporting iTunes). It’s a standalone application that can be run directly from your iPod and needs no installation … Continue reading

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Competition Pro 5000 Joystick Competition Pro 5000 Joystick (PC): PC & Video Games In the 1980s Competition Pro revolutionised how we play video games with their innovative Zip Stick. 25 years on and the majority of people now play games using control pads … Continue reading

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Consolas Font Pack

Consolas Font Pack The Microsoft Consolas Font Family is a set of highly legible fonts designed for ClearType. It is intended for use in programming environments and other circumstances where a monospaced font is specified. This installation package will set … Continue reading

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