Standard Saturday

Jnrs football training with bacon roll.
Organise shed
Radio 5

Minus points for using internet radio instead of MW with interference from tools

“Rome wasn’t built in a day. But I wasn’t on that particular job.”

Brian Clough

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Last Week In Brief

Tim Peake has made me very jealous. Always wanted to be an astronaut and would have loved to have done a space walk. Well done lad!

I’d sent him a good luck message on his blog and recived an out of office reply email:AUTO: I’m currently onboard the International Space Station – sorry but this e-mail will not be read


Also this week I’ve been struggling with a locked bootloader and locked recovery on an Xiaomi android phone. Such a pity as its not a bad phone hardware wise but MIUI is full of bugs and all attempted solutions require a windows box.


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First post – first computer.



Here is a picture of my first ever computer. All my peers had spectrums and C64s – I was stuck with this; a Toshiba MSX.

Whilst it was a good machine – its not ideal if all you want to do is play games. But saying that – I taught myself BASIC from the supplied reference manual. Even if all I did was make a glorified address book.

Obligatory Quote:

Any sufficiently advanced technology is equivalent to magic.

–Sir Arthur C. Clarke


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