Twitter is a great place to find out about great little projects. I was fortunate a few days ago to notice a post about the Blink Stick. The Blink Stick is a little hardware project that allows you to control an LED from the USB port of a PC or Raspberry Pi. The Blink Stick […]

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New Years Goals

I’m not normally one for making New Years Resolutions as I never tend to keep them. So instead of having resolutions, I’m going to have goals that I set for myself for the year. The goals will be ones that are achievable, some easier than others. In fact one of the goals I made for […]

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Microsoft Certification

I used to be a Microsoft Certified Professional many years ago when the certifications were first introduced. I was certified in Windows 3.1. Yes, that’s how long ago it was. I have been thinking about becoming certified again for quite a while and have been playing with Microsoft MVC3. This prompted me to finally take […]

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Things to do in Auckland

In my job I’m fortunate enough to be able to travel all over the world. I work for a company called Gentrack which is based in Auckland, New Zealand. From time to time I have to travel to our head officer in Auckland, which is quite a trek but worth every minute. Here is a […]

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Geeks in the Peaks 2010b

Due to the incredible success of Geeks in the Peaks 2010 back in June it was decided that another outing should be fitted in before the end of the year. This weekend saw the second GITP camping trip of the year. Once again, the camping expedition was held at Haddon Grove Farm Campsite. This is […]

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