Dec 2008

Switching to a Mac

Well it’s been about five months or so since my shiny new MacBook Pro arrived, and I thought I’d share some of my thoughts, as an experienced Windows user of many years switching to OS X. My f..

Nov 2008


This is an excellent post by a friend: http://custardy.blogspot.com/2008/11/atheism.html
Category Random
Tag atheism

Nov 2008


My uncle reminded me of a rather nifty site called Wordle .  If you enter any text, it creates an image based on the frequency of each word.  It has various options for colours, etc. Here is..
Categories Random Web

Nov 2008

New Wine?

Some verses that I think were not in the minds of those who initially set up and name New Wine ! 10 They shall eat, but not be satisfied; they shall play the whore, but not multiply, because they have..
Category Bible
Tag new wine

Aug 2008

Netgear DG834G and Wireless Repeating

I have a problem with my MacBook Pro - its metal case weakens the signal of my wireless network, meaning that I can’t access the internet in my lounge. That is rather annoying, because that’s where th..

Aug 2008


Did you know most people have a higher than average number of feet? Just what is average?
Category Random
Tag maths

Aug 2008

Living in the North

So according to this report two weeks ago, all the people who live in the North should move to the South, because regeneration efforts are failing. To avoid become ‘trapped’ in poverty, people should ..

Aug 2008

The Gentiles

In Jeremiah, there’s a lot of judgement, of Israel and the surrounding nations. The final few chapters basically comprise a long series of judgements on the surrounding nations. So I was surprised whe..

Aug 2008

VMware Enter Key

I have recently taken the plunge and bought myself a Mac. I love it - for a long-term Windows user there have been the inevitable confusions and frustrations (the weirdness of skipping/deleting entire..
Category Sci & Tech
Tags mac vmware

Aug 2008


Man is tormented by no greater anxiety than to find someone quickly to whom he can hand over that great gift of freedom with which the ill-fated creature is born. Fyodor Dostoevsky