Tag Archives for technology

Giving RetroShare a try

With my “must try all the things” geek hat on, when I saw a thing called RetroShare mentioned, I had to download it and give it a try. Or more accurately, when I read the wikipedia page for retroshare, I … Continue reading

07. February 2012 by Mat
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Just about a bargain

Last week a colleague spotted that Amazon is selling a TP-Link 150Mbps wireless-n access point for a penny shy of £15. A quick look at the description, and I saw that they can be used as a client, which made … Continue reading

16. November 2011 by Mat
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Uh-oh, I’m becoming a hipster…

Of course, some people who already know me seem to think I already am one, but I reckon I have never really changed. I was hipster before it was cool. Wait, what?

15. November 2011 by Mat
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Mmmmm, Raspberry Pie. Wait, Raspberry Pi? Even More Exciting!

I very often find myself seeing a new gadget, and thinking “ooh”. I quite often see a new gadget and think “wow”. It’s not often I see a new gadget and thing “ZOMGBBQGAMECHANGER!!!11!one!”. Those are pretty much the stages I’ve … Continue reading

08. September 2011 by Mat
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The devil is in the details

I do love it when I spend an entire evening, into the wee small hours, learning a lesson I already knew.

Tonight I’ve been schooled. Badly. As per the post title, the devil really is in the details.

What devil, and what details, I hear you not asking.

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20. June 2009 by Mat
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