Author Archives: Khobbits

Dropbox

Dropbox is a free service which creates a folder on your hard disk which it mirrors both online and with other machines you have also installed the service. Therefore it allows you to carry certain files with you, no matter … Continue reading

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Where should my data go?

At the moment, I store my data in 3 places: Windows and programs run from a single 300GB hard drive (which I would like to upgrade to a solid state drive sometime soon). My user folder is dumped onto a … Continue reading

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New things

Like most people, when new things come out I am immediately attracted to them, in the IT community you can often push this a little further and grab at things before they are ‘new’. I first started using gmail and … Continue reading

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iDM

For quite some time now I’ve been working on an IRC gamebot called iDM. Just thought I’d detail some of the project info for archival purposes. The concept: Quite often on IRC you will find large swathes of channels with … Continue reading

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The danger is in real life.

Today while reading articles hidden deep in Google reader when I should have been polishing my CV or doing something more productive, I came across the girl who cried webmaster. The difference with this story is ‘the danger came from … Continue reading

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Words referencing system

No doubt by now anyone in further education has come across the latest version of Microsoft’s word processor. The new ribbon layout has managed to confuse students to the point of reverting to previous versions. It isn’t however a step … Continue reading

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