Archive for April, 2013

Living Computer Musuem

Living Computer Musuem

  • 29th April 2013

I was happy to learn about the Living Computer Museum located in Seattle. We headed down for a Sunday to go and see the collection of Retro Computers. I felt like a kid in a candy store it was awesome. There is so many old machines in working order, the…

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Teach the Web Mozilla Online Course

Teach the Web Mozilla Online Course

  • 28th April 2013

I have signed up to participate in the "Teach the Web: a Mozilla Open Online Collaboration for Webmaker mentors" this will run from the 2nd of May until the 30th of June.  My main reaon for wanting to participate in the course is to build up my mentoring skill set,…

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AlienWare and Linux Drivers

AlienWare and Linux Drivers

  • 26th April 2013

This year I purchased an AlienWare MX14… I have waited for one for along time and well this one is lovely… dual hard drives one 32GB SSD and another 1TB SATA drive… Two Video Cards… 32GB of RAM capacity… Three Monitor plugs yes I said three, HDMI, VGA, Mini Display…

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Joomla 3 Template Tutorial

  • 26th April 2013

I recently found a great resource for creating a Joomla 3 template from scratch, I was going to write one up of my own but this one is great and walks you through the steps whilst providing some code;   http://www.inmotionhosting.com/support/edu/joomla-3/create-template  

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PHPBB If statements

  • 17th April 2013

Currently working on a PHPBB project for a client, thought I would take the time to explain all the if statements used for PHPBB. These are great to add into your style (A Style is a theme/template in PHPBB) You can add these in to help provide additional information to users…

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bitcoin podcast

bitcoin podcast

  • 9th April 2013

The other day I was interviewed for a pod cast about BitCoin and its current roller coaster ride on the exchange. In the past few months we have seen the price of one BitCoin move from around $30 to up to highs of $200.. The current rise started around the same time…

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Mozilla 15th Anniversary

Mozilla 15th Anniversary

  • 2nd April 2013

Today is Mozilla's 15th Anniversary of keeping the web open, it is an amazing story and one that was born from the browser war days. What started off as Netscape and a battle between them and Internet Explorer who did at one stage try to and won a domination battle of the…

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15 things I love about the Web

15 things I love about the Web

  • 2nd April 2013

To celebrate Mozilla’s 15th Anniversary “15 things I love about the web” I created my own webpage talking about the 15 things I love about the web, using the great project thimble from Mozilla a cool little tool and awesome to help show kids how easy it is to make…

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