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October 2007 Monthly Archives

Space Elevator

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Looks like no-one was able to claim the $500,000 prize for the Space Elevator – meaning that I still have a chance next year.  Better get cracking with my Lego Mindstorm…

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Bad week for English Sport

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It’s been a bad week for sport.  First we are out the European Championship (okay, but Israel isn’t going to beat Russia are they?), then England go and lose to South Africa in the World Cup in part to two silly penalties in front of the posts. And today the nation was crushed again when […]

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WinAMP 5.5

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The latest version of Winamp, version 5.5, has been released. It’s also its 10th anniversary. It seems like a couple of years since Gavin showed off a program at a LAN party he’d got off a cover disc that could play music but small enough that you could carry several albums on a CD. If […]

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An old post

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Found my old website stored away in a dusty corner of my hard-drive. Here’s the highlight of the posts: 2005-11-24 Also something I have mentioned to people over the past year, but don’t know what to do about it is an Amazon book club. I don’t know about you but my Amazon wish list is […]

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Celebrity Fat Cat Club

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Just a little post before we dash off to a friends wedding. Gizmo, our ASBO cat, has just been to see the vet about her weight problem. Last time we visited she was 8kg – a full 60% more than what she should be or a full 3 kilos heavier! So she was put on […]

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