Monthly Archives: February 2008

Terminator 4 – Arnie Won’t Be Back…

Terminator Salvation: The Future Begins, which stars Christian Bale as adult rebel leader John Connor, is due out in cinemas on May 22nd… I… can…. not…. wait!!!!!!!!! Could certainly put a dampner on the release of Night at the Museum … Continue reading

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Microsoft Surface and Silverlight 2

Microsoft Surface was first announced a few years ago, and there’s been lots more talk about this year as it has become more productised. If you haven’t heard about Microsoft Surface, then click the following link for an intro: reading

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Preparing for New Arrival

OK, so it’s now 5.5 weeks left to go until our little girl is due to be born and we’ve been pretty busy since the start of the new year trying to make arrangements for the new arrival. It’s been … Continue reading

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VMWare Embedded and Ubiquitous

Just weeks after Microsoft Released to Manufacturing its Windows Server 2008 product line, it continues to struggle to actually get its new Hyper-V virtualisation technology (previously code-named Viridian) off the ground and shipped to customers. This is no time to … Continue reading

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Windows Live SkyDrive out of Beta with 5GB

FREE – Windows Live SkyDrive has been released out of Beta and upgraded from 1GB storage space to 5GB with a maximum upload size of 50MB, and you can upload up to 5 files at a time. I have … Continue reading

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Mind Games!

Recently read all of Arthur C. Clarke’s Space Odyssey books from inc 2001, 2010, 2061 and 3001. In his book 3001: The Final Odyssey, the body of character Frank Poole (the astronaut who was murdered by HAL 9000 in 2001: … Continue reading

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My dad e-mailed to me and though it was worth publishing… If everyone can remember something this simple, we could save somefolks. Please read:STROKE IDENTIFICATION:During a BBQ, a friend stumbled and took a little fall – she assuredeveryone that she … Continue reading

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Microsoft Opens Up – A Bit…

There have been rumours of this since last week… But here is the official press release… Microsoft seems to have made quite a few sweeping changes this last few weeks including a senior management re-shuffle, the DreamSpark programme to … Continue reading

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Ulster Hospital Maternity Unit

My wife HelenĀ and I are expecting our first baby in about 6 weeks time and we went for a tour this evening at the new Ulster Hospital Maternity Unit in Dundonald. Apparently we were quite lucky. The midwife said they … Continue reading

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Free ASP.NET Hosting for UK Students

This was announced a while back but I thought it was worth posting… better late than never… Seen this post on Ed Dunhill’s blog announcing that WebFusion are offering free ASP.NET Web hosting to all UK Students… The free … Continue reading

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