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Data Security

Yesterday there was yet another story in the news about the loss of sensitive data, this time records on all the prisoners in England and Wales as well as details on others with convictions were lost...

Photosynth is finally here

A wile ago I came across Microsoft's Photosynth, at the time I thought it was particularly strange; sometime after I came across it again and finally realized how amazing it was, since then I have bee...

Tripods

Today I finally bought a decent tripod, when I say decent I mean a lot better than my previous one but sill a long way off the high end ones. For years I have been using cheap little £30 tripods, it...

News of the World and Max Mosley

Last week Max Mosley won his case against the News of the World over the invasion of his privacy, today he announced he was going to sue for libel after the judge in the case ruled that there was no N...

Voice over IP

For the past few years I have been running a VoIP server at home and I just wanted to share my experiences with it. My first introduction to the magical world to digital telecommunications was with a...

Latest Project - InoMED

Over the past few days I have been working on a new website to support a piece of medical hardware I am building for my PhD, the site is designed to provide doctors access to data collected by the har...

Flickchart - Movie Ratings

Last week over on friendfeed I heard about a new movie rating website called Flickchart, its still in the invite stage but a quick twitter message to the Flickchart user yielded an invitation. I sign...

A week with my new MacBook

It's been just over week since I got my first proper Mac and I am surprised just how good it is. I say first proper Mac because the first one I had was a second hand Macintosh which I was given many y...

Apple's Interoperability

Yesterday my MacBook was delivered, I haven't owned a Mac before but thought I probably should as it seems to be the machine of choice for developers and is a requirement for developing for the iPhone...

BBC TechCrunch Debate

Last night was the debate at the BBC, it was held in the relatively small council chamber in Broadcasting House. I am not going to provide a summary of the whole thing as Mike Butcher has already done...