Got my Gas and Leccy statement through yesterday.
Spent 1100notes on the stuff in the last year. Ooops.
Turning things off at the plug now and putting the heating on a timer.
And I thought the new boiler would make a difference. Maybe I should get it checked out.
Saving the planet is hard work!
For those of you who didn't know (because I haven't told many of you) I am moonlighting as an IT journalist, in fact, if you buy the next edition of PC Advisor and look at the helpdesk section you should see my handsome mug looking back at you.
Its not all joy though, its pretty hard work, especially as I have to do it at night and some of the questions make our users look like veritable IT gods!
<goes back to the keyboard>
2 blogs in one day?! you cry....
..yes Budapest! Last summer I decided to eschew (look it up) british festivals in favour of going and trying the european equivilant.
My reasons for doing so were many - up until that point I'd been an avid Reading & Glastonbury goer, however raising prices, falling standards of bands and generally wanting
So, I've has an Asus Eeepc to play with for a couple of days now, and thought I'd share my experiences.
First thing that hits you is the size of this thing. Its dinky. REALLY dinky. I know every review has said that but until you get your hands on one to play with you don't really see it.
Here it is on my 15" Powerbook
Updated 18th March 2008 at 03:12 PM by Domino
Why do they call it petty cash? There's nothing petty about it.
I hate march... you can't order stuff because it's the end of the financial year and the dropin printer has ran out of toner...
(a bit of 'lack of forward planning' on my part there)
I'm usually prepared for this... but not this year!
Think I threw away about 500 pages of not wanted printouts yesterday... stupid childrens.
Anyways.. thought I'd start my blog... and be the number 2!!
Oh and today
I've missed our old site blogs in a never-posted-more-than-5-times-in-2-years kind of way.
Anyway, here is the new blog system they, and in my best royalty voice:
'I now declare the blogs open. God bless them and all who vent their spleens through them'
That should do it.