Entries from October 2007

Roadworks and Boilers

Posted on 30 October 2007 in House (No comments yet - be the first!)

It’s bad enough that thanks to Thames Water’s “infrastructure renewal” programme, that our driveway has been blocked off for nearly two hours - the only driveway on the street to be blocked off incidentally - but thanks to roadworks I’ve been sat working from home all day waiting for a British Gas engineer to come and fix the heating (again!), only for no one to turn up.

BBC iPlayer - why DRM?

Posted on 29 October 2007 in BBC, Internet (8 comments)

Ever since the BBC’s iPlayer’s TV programme download service launched in beta format a few months ago, its use of digital rights management has been a hot topic across various parts of the internet for all sorts of reasons.

On the Pennine Way

Posted on 17 October 2007 in Travel and Holidays (No comments yet - be the first!)

It was our second stint on the Pennine Way, having done a day and a half on it back at the end of March, doing Gargrave to Horton-in-Ribblesdale, whilst also doing some walking around Malham on day one, and a circular walk around Horton on day three.

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