Tag Archives: Computers

Computers

The figures quoted in both the Register article and the Topcoder page are both a bit misleading and confusing but what it appears to show is that Harvard Medical School paid a full time member of staff $120,000 over a … Continue reading

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‘Fixing’ an Asus HD5770

It seems all I ever blog about in detail lately are stories about my computer. Still, this could be vaguely useful information for someone so I thought I may as well tell the tale. It was a few months back … Continue reading

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Upgrade time

I’d been contemplating a few upgrades to my PC for quite some time and one of the central things to the upgrade my CPU. Whilst my trusty Core 2 Duo had served me well for almost 5 years (and still … Continue reading

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New laptop

Miss C’s laptop has been on it’s last legs for a while and despite my advanced technical knowledge (“Just whack the screen…… see, working again now”) it needed to be replaced. Whilst I know a fair bit about computers I … Continue reading

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Computers

Just one page from a Toms Hardware article on gaming that I found particularly interesting on the use of

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Merry Christmas

A belated Merry Christmas to one and all! Hope you’ve all had a fun filled xmas that involves plenty of wine, dessert and sitting on your arse relaxing. I know mine has. Yes, apart from a minor PC related technical … Continue reading

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Technology

Mouseless – a computer mouse without the mouse. Seems a little laggy at the moment and probably not as precise but looks interesting.

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Getting stuff to work on Windows 7

Ever since moving to Windows 7 late last year I’ve had to deal with the odd incompatibility for both software and hardware – as much to do with moving to 64-bit bit as to Windows 7. Last weekend I was … Continue reading

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That’s what you get for buying it legally

I was dead chuffed last week. Getting Freedom Force vs The 3rd Reich for a nice 99p (with free postage) on eBay. Brand new and in the wrapper to. Seemed a great bargain and as I liked the original game … Continue reading

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An itch..

This weekend was a reactivation weekend over in City of Heroes. All those accounts that are sat idle as people aren’t paying the monthly subscription are reactivated in the hope that a few days of play will be enough to … Continue reading

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