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Podgoat: The Lost Archive

Podgoat: The Lost Archive

Well some readers of this blog may just about remember when me and my good virtual buddies Simon and Pete used to record a little known but much loved (by about 3 of you) podcast called Podgoat. Sadly due to inactivity, several [..]

AOTW: Taptu

AOTW: Taptu

Long Boring History behind this weeks app (feel free to skip!) Well earlier in the week I tweeted that I was finally about ready to say goodbye to google reader. Those who’ve known me for some time will know that I have [..]

AOTW: Autodesk Sketchbook Mobile

AOTW: Autodesk Sketchbook Mobile

Autodesk Sketchbook Mobile (get it - android / iphone) This week I had several options for app of the week as my new phone the google nexus S arrived on Monday so I’ve been pimping it out with pretty much any app I could [..]

AOTW: Fat On – Fat Off

AOTW: Fat On – Fat Off

If you’re wondering what AOTW stands for it’s ‘App of the week’. It was a section that we included in the podgoat podcast series until we pulled the plug on the show last month. It was one of my favourite sections and [..]

Run Fatboy Run!

Run Fatboy Run!

So this week I have decided to give myself a kick up the butt as far as my weight and fitness levels are concerned. This has included cutting out the 20 extra meals in a day, pruning back on my dairy intake [..]

Just A Quickie….It May Save Your Life

Over the last two weeks I’ve had cause to use a free tool to try and recover data from corrupt storage media. The first time it was an SD card (not mine) and the second time (today) it was the 160gb primary [..]

Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay

Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay

Please accept my apologies for possibly the worst post title ever but I was all out of good ideas today. I thought though I’d share a recent gem of a tool I’ve started using on all my computers at home. I almost [..]

The Goat That Rocked

The Goat That Rocked

Just a quick note to inform people that the discodroid podcast series has ended….boo! Good news is though we are still making them but have just re-branded the whole shizzle and given it a site all of  it’s own. So without further [..]

Podcast 02: Poets with Laser Feeds

Podcast 02: Poets with Laser Feeds

Well Mr Pollock and myself decided that as a few of you had made it all the way through the first podcast that we would reward you by doing another one for your listening pleasure! yay! Be warned due to a broken [..]

Podcast 01: Kitten Busters

Podcast 01: Kitten Busters

I’ve been wanting to try podcasting for a looong time. So here is the first attempt. I’m joined for this experiment by the totally awesome Simon Pollock of gtvone.com. We cover a huge range of topics from facebook, social networking, the iPad, [..]

More Than I Change My Socks?

More Than I Change My Socks?

So I’ve got a new website? and yes you could be forgiven for thinking that I change websites more often that I change my socks (mmm socks!) but there is method to my madness. The launch of discodroid.com completes the current cycle [..]

5 Good Web Things That Helped Me Out

5 Good Web Things That Helped Me Out

ok life is very much doom and gloom isn’t it….well here are five good things that I’ve come across or experienced over the last few weeks which have helped me out one way or another. Most of them involve getting things done [..]