I just realised that I never shared the graph of my power output from the Turbo Trainer method I described earlier this year. Here is one now:
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Windows 8.1, on my network at least, has a big problem with names. The most noticeable effect is that web browsers frequently cannot resolve site addresses. On the command-line the same problem affects ping, but not nslookup. In the immediate aftermath of running ipconfig/flushdns everything works, but only for a few seconds.
I am, like most people, very lazy. I have been paying Vodafone for 4 SIM contracts for the last 3-4 years without paying any attention as to whether they were the best value for money: they were the best value at the time I needed them, and it never cost me enough to make the… Read more »
I’ve now had the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Windows 8 for six days, during which time it has been my only phone. To put this review in context I think there are two things you need to know: I didn’t buy it, I won it as a prize in a programming competition. My day job is to… Read more »
This is going to be a long one, so strap yourselves in. I’ve tried to divide it with sensible section headings but ultimately the reason this is one post is that it’s one story; feel free to skip bits, but you can’t complain if something later doesn’t make sense. It’s as much a review of Windows… Read more »
A few weeks ago I bought a couple of things from Rapha; specifically an end-of-line Trade Team Jersey and the matching hat in their sale. A week later I added a rain jacket which was also on sale. I have subsequently bought a bunch of base layers, socks, knee warmers, arm warmers and a hat… Read more »
As promised: here is the non-technical post about the Snowden revelations. I think that it is unwise for any government to create secret institutions or enact secret laws.
Is he clean? I think so. Look at his career summary: excellent amateur, 3 years of nothing much at the top level in Europe 1997-1999, 6 years of winning almost everything in the USA 2000-2005, back to Europe where he performs very well and works his way back up through the ranks 2006-present. This is… Read more »
I love it when a plan comes together. Would be nice to think they got the idea from here, but I doubt it.
As I have written before I’ve been trying to lose weight and improve my health. This is, I suppose, the results show. Caution, this post contains pictures of me.