Tagged: Geek

Google Glass

Lynn, a friend of mine, is one of the few people lucky enough to have been accepted as a Glass Explorer by Google. She contacted me today to offer me an invite to join...

Automated life

I’m working on getting our whole house automated. Eventually I would like to be able to do things like script a routine for fairy lights so they can be controlled by a computer, then...

Struggling

You put in a weeks worth of work, get the system looking and working perfectly, and then you push the code for integration, and suddenly no one comprehends a basic string replacement. This is...

Aviate for Android

I’ve started beta testing an Android homescreen called Aviate – it changes the contents of your homescreen based on the time of day or task you are currently performing, so favourite apps are set...

Break

Well, I survived my break from technology. More than that, I enjoyed it so much I’ll be doing it once a month. I had been worried about the amount of catch-up I would have...

Seven and Eight

I realised, as I sit here at my desk at work, that I like screens. On my desk in front of me, I have two 24-inch monitors, a 16-inch laptop, an 11-inch digital photo...