Archive forJuly, 2010

Here Kitty, Kitty… KittyHawk

I was having a quiet coffee this Sunday morning, catching up on some emails, when some strange feline contexts took over my email. The first was a “MEEEEOOOW. LOL” post someone had posted on my facebook page. The next was something about Kitty talk.  Was this the revenge of the LOL Cats ??   Whilst […]

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New camera : Sony DSC TX5

So I spoilt myself yesterday with a new camera, a Sony DSC TX5.  It’s small, slightly water proof (10 foot), and fits in my pocket easily. It’s a little awkward to hold at first but I’m adapting to it. Controls are all via touch screen. I like the form factor and the touch screen is […]

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.NET 4 is on windows update !

Today I was running windows update on some virtual machines, and noticed that .NET 4 Client Profile is available via windows update.  Seems it was released to windows update in June. For Windows XP the update is optional. For Windows 7 and Vista the update is recommended.  What this basically means is for XP users […]

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The Apple Spin . . .

There’s just so much wrong with Apple’s current iPhone spin; it really spells out a much bigger problem. First, as you all probably know, Apple first denied and tried to belittle customers problems with the iPhone’s antenna design.  Today they continued this approach saying other phones suffered “similar” problems.  That of course is bullsh*t.  The […]

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Station Beach and Rainbow Falls

The weather on Sunday was mild so we decided to head out for a hike along the Great Ocean Walk, from Cape Otway to Aire River taking in Station Beach and Rainbow Falls (see map) The walking track is through heath land (shrubs), and you get glimpses of the ocean as you get nearer to […]

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