Author Archives: BlogMonkey

A Farewell to Paragon

It was with some sadness – and quite a bit of surprise – that I saw the news yesterday that City of Heroes was closing down. I’ve not played in a few years now but I still check out what’s … Continue reading

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Photo Stitching

It’s not uncommon whilst being on holiday to find yourself at the top of some building or perched on the side of a hill somewhere looking out over a beautiful view. Wanting to capture the moment, you take a few … Continue reading

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An article that is sure to divide opinion but also generate a discussion –I wish my mother had aborted me. Personally I think she touches on some interesting points.

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In the news

As a man that has spent a fair bit of time wondering around with a power meter and plugging various figures into excel spreadsheets, I was a little skeptical when I saw the news story the other day that UK … Continue reading

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The travelling Playbook

I sang the praises of my Playbook tablet on here just after I purchased it about 4 months ago and I’m still finding it very useful as a sofa based browsing device. In a few weeks time however Miss C … Continue reading

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Alpacas with various haircuts. They look like such cheery creatures!

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Should Apple move production to the US?. Not a great article but interesting none the less. And reading the comments is always fun.

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A trip to… Glasgow

Generally the response I got when I told people where I was going for a few days break from work was “Why?”. So I will admit I was a little unsure when Miss C and I set off on the … Continue reading

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Science and Technology

Scientists resurrect Ice Age plant. Next up, Mammoths.

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Silent UK – urban explorers. Check out the video for an idea of what they do.

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