Month: April 2011

April 4, 2011

Livejournal has been out for me all morning. I hadn’t seen anything reported on the web, until I removed my English Language filter on the news. According to Russian News (LiveJournal is owned by Russian company, SUP), there is a distributed Denial of Service attack…

April 3, 2011

While in the States, I was introduced to a TV series called The Dresden Files – I saw the first episode, which amused me enough that I bought the series on DVD when I got home, and it is on my to-watch pile. In the…

April 1, 2011

Was amused to see several large chunks of hand-wrapped parmesan in my supermarket, at half price because they had reached the sell-by date. On reflection, I wish I had bought more than the one wedge now, as it tastes fantastic, and I’ve just read that…

April 1, 2011

FM radio reception has always been a bit hit and miss in my area, which is why I have a couple of DAB radios around the house. However, my bedroom clock radio is still an old FM model (10 years!), and lately, I’ve found things…

April 1, 2011

Earlier I posted about how I had been prescribed antibiotics for an infection resulting from a cut on my leg. The last week hasn’t been brilliant – I am not in much pain or anything, and it hasn’t affected my mobility, but it’s affected both…