Life

Some Things

It’s time for another round of short, seemingly random, topics. Most of these topics could become a full length post, but they’re still only ideas floating around in my head. Flavour I often find myself wondering where certain words come from, or how we ended up with certain phrases. “As Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

I Really Hate When This Happens

Access to this website using a browser other than Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or later is not allowed. Please use Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or later to access this website. But I’m using Linux! Way to cut a large selection of your user base, idiots! Even Worse I hate it 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
Creativity

Conflicting Emotions

Note: this post was delayed by one day on account of my Internet connection going down Happy Returns? Today was my 25th birthday. One quarter of a century has past since I was born. One score and five years ago, I came forth into this world. All right, enough of Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

Telephone’s Ringing!

The phone’s ringing! … Not gonna answer it then? … Dude! You’re sat right next to it … So I check the last call and answering machine. Guess what? It was a call for me, about an interview. Douche. I wouldn’t mind so much, but he’s sat (roughly) a foot Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

The problem with ISPs

My major problem with ISPs – well I say “ISP”, what I actually mean is “Monopolised Telecommunications Network”, but that’s a bit of a mouthful – is that they can let you down when you need them the most. My ISP (Internet Service Provider, for those who don’t know) has Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

Bricks, eggs and children

Today, I’ve been washing bricks. Seriously, washing bricks. I don’t get any perverse pleasure out of it or anything. We’re re-painting the storage shed so that we can put an top loading, 150 litre freezer in there. This has meant that the bricks have had to be washed before we Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

Memory loss

I had a post all thought up earlier on today. It was about something which seemed important at the time, too. Clearly it wasn’t that important, otherwise I’d have remembered it. I was feeling a little down earlier, so it could have had something to do with that. Instead, I’ll change Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago