Skip to content

Category: Computers and Internet

IT Guy vs The Video Tape…

It should have been so straight forward, a friend called up and asked, can I help her transfer video from a camcorder to hard drive as she had left the cables in […]

iPad and iPhone Apps I Use Regularly…

I’m often asked by friends and colleagues that recently purchased or acquired an iPad or iPhone, what apps I recommend or they should purchase.   Apps are a very personal […]

Kids and Technology

I awoke to the sound of my iPhone bleeping at me, wondering who would be calling me at 10am on a Saturday morning? To my surprise it was an iMessage […]

Manic Miner and Machine Virtualisation

Along time ago in the late 90’s I started to create a gaming framework for windows that I could re-use quickly to create games. I chose the Microsoft DirectX7 SDK […]

Bring Back the Bowler Hat

When starting out in IT over 20 years ago, companies had a strict dress code. Gents wore shirts and ties, smart business trousers, and then depending on your rank and […]

Challenge and Response

As we are becoming more aware of the importance of data privacy, it strikes me as odd that organisations are not doing as much as they should to help protect […]