Glen McNamee
Bad Twitter Habits
Posted on Sep 24, 2012 in Technology

I’m a big Twitter fan, and I sometimes just to keep things interesting I’ll mass follow a few hundred new users.


Happy 30th Birthday ZX Spectrum
Posted on Apr 23, 2012 in Technology

The machine that kick started the British home computer boom of the 80’s the ZX Spectrum is 30 years old today. A humble machine of only 48k and costing only £125, Less than half the price of its nearest competitor. It brought affordable computing to British (and a few European) homes.


My New Toy – The HTC Desire
Posted on Aug 3, 2010 in Technology

I have a new toy, and this time it’s the rather wonderful HTC desire.


Late adopting FormSpring and FourSquare
Posted on Jul 30, 2010 in Technology

There was a period of time where I would sign up to all the social media websites just to check them out, but nowadays I don’t seem to have time to be one of these cool early adopter types any more. That being said I’ve been playing a couple of  sites, most people used these months […]


My New phone the Nokia E71
Posted on May 12, 2009 in Technology

It seems like I’ve not had a new phone in ages. I’m not sure how long I have my K810 but I know it is getting on a bit as it’s got a fair bit of ware and tear, and the battery life is now very low. I’ve also got through about half a dozen […]


Getting your Wireless Router to work with Windows 7
Posted on Apr 5, 2009 in Technology

Since my Windows XP install has been misbehaving lately, I have been experimenting with using Windows 7 as my primary operating system. I’m doing this as I’ve had a play with the public beta of Windows 7 and I like it, it’s a massive improvement on Windows Vista, and because being an early adopter of Windows XP worked […]


Playing PC games with a Wiimote
Posted on Feb 22, 2009 in c64, Gaming, Technology

I’ve found out recently that it is possible to use a Wiimote to play PC games, so I thought I would share. What you’ll need A Wiimote A Bluetooth Enabled PC (or Bluetooth Dongle) BlueSoleil bluetooth software (this method doesn’t appear to work for me with Microsoft’s own Bluetooth Stack) GlovePie   Connecting the Wiimote Make sure your […]


A busy month and a new camera.
Posted on Jul 30, 2008 in Blogging, Holidays, Life, Technology

July has proved an eventiful month. Work has taken me to Colnbrook, Attrichingham, Blackpool and Lytham (twice) and The family and I went away this weekend to Legoland for our Second (ahem) trip in the last year, getting the last drops out of annual passes before they run out. Hopefully you’ll have noticed In the […]


Belated Happy New Year!
Posted on Jan 8, 2007 in Technology

We stayed in on new years eve this year. It seems staying in is the new going out, as a lot of other people I know didn’t bother going out either. Anyway I promised you a new years resolution update, so lets first of all look at last years resolutions – and how well I […]


I made this?
Posted on Jul 25, 2005 in Holidays, Life, Technology, Transformers

Sorry about that lack of updates, I have been writing, but various computer problems have eaten the words. So it’s going to be one of thos updates where I bring you upto date with whats been happening with me and those connected to me. Conor lost his first tooth, got pupil of the week for […]


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