Virtual Reality

Nov 04, 18 Virtual Reality

Posted by in General Tech Stuff, Holland, Tech Stuff, Travel

WOW – experienced the future of gaming today !

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New Tech Toy – My DJI Osmo Mobile 2

Loving my new Osmo Mobile 2 device...

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Book Review : Geek Sublime: Writing Fiction, Coding Software by Vikram Chandra

Geek Sublime: The Beauty of Code, the Code of Beauty by Vikram Chandra
My rating: 2 of 5 stars

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Sleek new beauty – my new iPhone 5

Dec 22, 12 Sleek new beauty – my new iPhone 5

Posted by in General Tech Stuff, Tech Stuff

What a beauty … my new iPhone 5, fast, sexy & sleek .. and very light...

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Learning to Let Go – Self Organising Systems

Dec 14, 12 Learning to Let Go – Self Organising Systems

Posted by in General Tech Stuff, Tech Stuff

We like to think that things that work well come about through good organisation, rigorous planning and strong front led management. But is this really true ? If we look at nature there’s some excellent examples of self-organising systems that “just seem to work”. Can we learn from this and learn to “let go” ?

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“May the Scrum be with you”

Nov 30, 12 “May the Scrum be with you”

Posted by in General Tech Stuff, Tech Stuff

I’ve just completed a 2 day Scrum Master course in London and yesterday took my exam which I passed … so I’m now a Certified Scrum master and full member of the Scrum Alliance … which sounds like something out of Star Wars! ๐Ÿ˜€

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Raspberri Pi

Jul 09, 12 Raspberri Pi

Posted by in General Tech Stuff, Tech Stuff

Yay … got delivery of my Raspberry-Pi today.

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Crossing the Rubicon

Apr 05, 12 Crossing the Rubicon

Posted by in General Tech Stuff, Tech Stuff

I’ve crossed the last hurdle into the state of “Geekdom” … Linux.

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iPad Deux

Mar 26, 11 iPad Deux

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The eagle has landed … well the iPad at least !!!!! The iPad 2 has arrive in the UK & in the island … I’ve just picked up a 32Gb Wifi model … only trouble is … it’s not mine !! ๐Ÿ™ It’s Kieren’s. When he was last over in the Guernsey office I weaved my magic on him and pursuaded...

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Buses, Beer and Belly Dancing …

Nov 12, 10 Buses, Beer and Belly Dancing …

Posted by in Tech Stuff, TechEd 2010

After leaving the TechEd at about 1 we headed back to the hotel from whence we were determined to launch an assault on Berlin’s pleasure spots. We started with a bus tour of the city which took in most of the sites. One of which was a stop at “Check Point Charlie” , the famous crossing point from East Berlin to...

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TechEd Day5 – The Final Day

Nov 12, 10 TechEd Day5 – The Final Day

Posted by in Tech Stuff, TechEd 2010

It’s been a long and rewarding week. But I definitely detected a weariness in the slow trudge of the herd as the usual hundreds of people were disgorged from our train and made their way to the conference centre for the last time. Today I went to 2 final sessions : Inside Windows Azure WCF Data Services – A Practical...

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TechEd Day 4 : Variety is the spice of life …

Nov 11, 10

Today has been quite a mixture of sessions… Using the Entity Framework in .NET4.0 and Visual Studio 2010 WCF: The Unified Services Programming Model for SOAP, REST, Data Communication Windows Workflow Foundation Futures Deep Dive into HTML5 Administering and Running Team Foundation Server 2010 Kieran, Jon and Tuck have also...

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