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Reading Habits

March 1st, 2011 at 9:40 am » Comments (0)

I used another laptop to browse the Internet while my main laptop was backing up with Norton Ghost – I’ve found through experience that although you can work while important ...more »

More Amiga

February 12th, 2011 at 11:51 am » Comments (0)

I haven’t been reading much lately, but I’m looking forward to getting three new books. Philip Jose Farmer, Up The Bright River is due to be published soon. I bought ...more »

Amiga Forever

January 19th, 2011 at 4:47 pm » Comments (0)

My first computer was an Amiga, an A600 to be exact, way back in the early nineties. At the time they were sort of comparable to PCs, but the PC ...more »

Happy New Year

January 5th, 2011 at 10:52 pm » Comments (0)

I hope everyone had a good festive season. It's back to work for me, so holiday's over. I've been reading a lot of short stories lately, the latest, Crimewave (11), ...more »

Bluddy Freezing

December 22nd, 2010 at 10:33 pm » Comments (0)

Outside that is. I’m sitting in front of a nice hot coal fire. Third bad winter in a row here in the old yuckie but this one seems to be ...more »

Afrur’s Here

December 9th, 2010 at 2:21 pm » Comments (0)

Arfur who? Arfur Phuxzake! Dear or dear that was bad. I haven’t blogged in ages, just never had the inclination lately. I have more or less finished a couple of ...more »


November 1st, 2010 at 4:35 pm » Comments (0)

There is a great viral video going round purporting to be a time traveller using a mobile phone back in 1928. The actual footage is only a few seconds long ...more »

Second Hand Bookshops

October 21st, 2010 at 3:44 pm » Comments (0)

I had occasion to visit Burntisland today. On eventually finding parking I noticed a bookshop right in front on me. It was a surprise as I didn’t think there were ...more »

Bluddy L 2: The Bloat

September 10th, 2010 at 2:06 pm » Comments (0)

I had recovered a computer not used in years. Eventually I managed to get XP to repair it and it worked fine for a few days and I could access ...more »

Update, update, update

September 5th, 2010 at 8:44 pm » Comments (1)

That’s all the new/old computer does. It’s currently working it’s way through 58 of them, and it did at least 30 on Friday. It has been idle for about three ...more »