4 Feb
2012

Snazzy random

Another post of random thoughts and ramblings. I’m on my winter vacation this week, which has been of.. varying quality. I’ve had days where i’ve been able to rest. And i’ve had days where i’ve been totally swamped, or unable to calm down. I’m a bit of an ADD case, really. I have trouble sitting […]

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27 Jan
2012

What Topic?

Oh blow me. I couldn’t make up a snazzy topic for this post. I’ll just start the ranting. First of all SOPA, PIPA and the less known global fuckbuddy, ACTA. So there isn’t going to be a vote on SOPA. Great. PIPA is still moving ahead and it, or some re-titled successor will probably end […]

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23 Jan
2012

The Last Few Weeks

So an update for the last few weeks. Lessee here: We had a major storm before Christmas, which hit our country home pretty badly. We had 15 trees fall, most of them huge. They managed to mostly miss the different houses and buildings, but the cleanup is going to take months. It ripped up 100+ […]

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2 Oct
2011

This week in news

A few bits and bobs for my odd readers. Not odd as in weird but.. ah, you get the point. I’m growing increasingly pissed at tabloid “news”. I might go as far as calling their bullshit-spinning an art form.¬†Over a million people read tabloid news every day. That’s over a fifth of the population. Now […]

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19 Jul
2011

Marvelous miscellania

Amazon delivered my copy of “Just for Fun” by Linus Torvalds and David Diamond. It’s going to be a good read, i can feel it! In parallel i am still reading “Broken Angels” by Richard Morgan. Still recommend the latter. I am also still on Ubuntu 11.04, but without Unity. I can’t do it. I […]

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3 Jul
2011

Weekend Activities

This week i have been mostly reading…NOTHING Poor reference to some British comedy of the not-so-recent past. Anyway, what i want to say is I am currently re-reading the sequel (Broken Angels) to the excellent book by Richard Morgan, “Altered Carbon”. If you like high-flying Sci-Fi, you’ll like Richard Morgan’s books. The paperbacks cost next […]

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