Monthly Archives: August 2008

Karting

Friday, a whole bunch of us from work went karting at Teamworks Karting in Reading. I was really surprised to find that they were electric powered – karts are normally petrol powered, but I was really impressed with the acceleration … Continue reading

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DNS Firewall/statistics grapher

Ok, so how about something that collects and presents DNS statistics in a nice graphical manner? BIND 9.5 comes with a built in web server that gives you some stats but it still falls way short of the pretty graphs … Continue reading

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What are British students studying?

I am recruiting for 2 graduate web developers at the moment and am finding that 90% of the CV’s I am receiving are from foreign students that are studying at UK universities. I have received CV’s from a number of … Continue reading

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England disappoint again!

Last Wednesday I took the day off and spent the day in London with my mate Charlie. After a few pints and several games of pool we headed over to Wembley stadium to watch the England friendly against the Czech … Continue reading

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Overnight in Exmouth

We’ve just come back from a quick stay down in Exmouth with one of Lenny’s friends. We stayed at her friend’s parent’s apartment, which has fantastic views over the mouth of the Exe estuary, the Cornish peninsula and out to … Continue reading

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Hampton Court

Last weekend we visited Hampton Court for a day out (and because it was Lenny’s birthday). I have been before, but it was about 30 years ago! I remember going to the maze and having my picture taken with my … Continue reading

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You know you’re old when (part 2)…

You see some lads on the bus and they’ve all got their jeans pulled down so far you get an eyeful of their underpants. I swear with one of them you could see 6 inches of pant and it was … Continue reading

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