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More Moleskine hacks

More Moleskine hacks

May 12, 2005 by Katy Whitton

As an addition to my previous article on Moleskine hacks, the Instructables website has 3 useful little hacks for improving your Moleskine notebook, I quite like the pencil sharpener – nifty! … Read More »

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Quit Smoking or you're fired

Quit Smoking or you're fired

May 12, 2005 by Katy Whitton

Article Found at MenaFN.Com via Simply Fired: BERLIN, Dec. 3 (UPI) — A German man is fighting his employers’ decision to fire him for violating a voluntary no-smoking policy that rewarded him for giving up cigarettes. Sandro Beier was terminated by Laserline after a private detective the company hired caught him smoking in his backyard, […] … Read More »

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Sony in hot water again

Sony in hot water again

May 12, 2005 by Katy Whitton

Sony’s “other” DRM software can leave your computer open to attack reports the BBC: The statement warned that anyone putting a music CD bearing the MediaMax software in their PC introduced a vulnerability that malicious hackers could hijack to win control of a machine. Users were vulnerable to this loophole even if they did not […] … Read More »

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Apologies…

Apologies…

May 11, 2005 by Katy Whitton

Sorry to anyone inconvienced with the blog being up and down today, I’ve been messing around with the back-end database, admin and the adverts. I’ll stop fiddling for a while now! … Read More »

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Microsoft warns of latest flaws

Microsoft warns of latest flaws

May 11, 2005 by Katy Whitton

The BBC has posted an article about 3 new critical flaws in Windows (quelle surprise): Microsoft warned Windows users of three critical flaws in its software and urged them to install patches. The security holes affect the way Windows handles certain graphic files. If left unplugged, they could allow hackers and virus writers to take […] … Read More »

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More Trouble for Sony

More Trouble for Sony

May 11, 2005 by Katy Whitton

Sony BMG has admitted that instead of the 20 CDs containing the much criticised Sony XPC Root Kit Software there are in fact 50 titles in their catalogue that will muck up your PC. Sony are recalling all affected CDs and offering customers an exchange when the Root Kit-less versions are released.The Root Kit has already […] … Read More »

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Sony Backs down over DRM Root Kit

Sony Backs down over DRM Root Kit

May 11, 2005 by Katy Whitton

Sony has finally bowed to the pressure put on it by the media, lawyers and the general public and have decided to remove the DRM software from future CD releases. The Sony DRM rootkit has been classed as “Malware” by several leading anti-virus companies and it has already been used to spread malicious Trojans. However, Sony […] … Read More »

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Are you left or right brained?

Are you left or right brained?

May 10, 2005 by Katy Whitton

Brain Lateralization Test Results Right Brain (34%) The right hemisphere is the visual, figurative, artistic, and intuitive side of the brain.Left Brain (52%) The left hemisphere is the logical, articulate, assertive, and practical side of the brain Are You Right or Left Brained?personality tests by similarminds.com Note – Find out your basic MBTI Here … Read More »

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Think before you choose certain words

Think before you choose certain words

May 10, 2005 by Katy Whitton

Dumb Domains Experts Exchange…. http://www.expertsexchange.com Doh! More funnies at Orange Dot. It’s amazing the difference a carefully placed hyphen can make! Rudeness! Google makes you enter rude words shocker! … Read More »

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Subscribe with Bloglines Bookmarklet

Subscribe with Bloglines Bookmarklet

May 10, 2005 by Katy Whitton

Here’s a little something I knocked up whilst fiddling with javascript. If you use the Bloglines News Aggregator then you can install the following on your links bar to quickly subscribe to feeds Subscribe with Bloglines To save the bookmarklet, right click > Add To Favourites and save it in your “links” folder. When the […] … Read More »

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