Archive for the ‘Musings’ Category

Some of the benefits of Delphi XE7

Saturday, September 27th, 2014

It’s been a while since I posted and well I just thought I’d get this out there. For those who may not know, Embarcadero have recently released RAD Studio XE7 (and I’m going to give a mention to AppMethod as well), the latest version of their now cross platform enabled development environment. So what I hear you cry? Well, one of the things I tinker with when I have a few moments is my desire to be an author. I’ve been working on my first novel for some time and for this I use a fairly well known writing package that is available on Mac OSX and Windows. And right now I’m sure you’re thinking “what the hell have these two things got in common????” (more…)

Goings On

Saturday, July 7th, 2012

Well, as I’ve already mentioned in my post about a DNS attack on one of my servers, I’ve bought an iPad and I love it. I narrowly avoided being arrested for fondling the fondle slab (as one of my team calls it) whilst making my purchase decision. It took me a while to make the decision to buy one as I kept wondering whether I would use it. (more…)

Been A While

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

Well, it’s been a while since I last posted something other than a release notice for one of my WordPress plugins, so here goes… (more…)

Site Update and Browser Woes

Wednesday, March 14th, 2007

Well, I figured it was about time I gave the site a major overhaul, so here we have it. (more…)

Faulty Caps = Equipment Hell

Monday, February 13th, 2006

Just thought I’d mention this as its something I’d never considered before when diagnosing problems with faulty electronics and if it saves someone else a headache, then its all good. (more…)