Life

Astounding Times

A friend of mine shared a link on Google+ today, that set me thinking. It a (condensed) life story of an 86 year old man. A man who adopted to different technologies as and when they where invented, whereas his children didn’t. I’d go and give it a read, here Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

Zappy McCrakster

Today I got zapped… and not in a good way. The Sitatuation I’d been asked to take a look at a persistently annoying PC. There had been problems with the installed wireless card for some time, and now it wasn’t picking up the printer. Malware, possibly? So, I booted it Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Code Examples

FizzBuzz

Edit (19/01/2013) I have edited this post on the above date. However, the only change that I have made is that I am now hosting the source code (found at the end of this post) on GitHub. This means, that if I need to make a change to the code, I do Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

My Knuckles, They’re A-Ragin’

Those of you who have been reading this blog since it’s inception will have noticed that I like playing video games. To paraphrase Graham Stark, “Saying I like video games is like saying that the Pope thinks God is a neat guy” While it sounds like an Oxymoron, I really Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

Digital Distribution

What Is Digital Distribution? Digital distribution is a method by which producers of content can provide consumers with said content, through a digital medium. So, digital distribution is a way for you to get that new album or video game or movie without having to leave the house. iTunes, Steam, Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

A Boring Post

St. Patrick’s Day Today is an international holiday of sorts. That’s right, it’s St. Patrick’s Day. A day to celebrate the birth of a man who was incarcerated in Whales for a long time, then travelled to Ireland to spread a religion that would, eventually, tear the country apart. So, Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

Supposed Recent Flagelation Monkey

Recently Over the past week or so I’ve been reading a story written by a friend of mine. I’m sure I’ve mentioned this before. It’s a really good piece of fiction set in the Star Wars universe, shortly after the battle of Hoth. It follows a small band of survivors Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago