IBM Slides from 1975

IBM Slides, my new screen saver.


Logic gates out of dominoes - Boing Boing

Logic gates out of dominoes on Boing Boing, save that one for the new school year I think, although Noah got a set with animals on last week...


How to Turn Your Kettle Grill into a Smoker

Well the yearly BBQ is nearly here and again I find myself reading articles like: How to Turn Your Kettle Grill into a Smoker. I doubt we'll get around to doing it on the day, but I'm willing to give it a go the day after before I have to clean it all up.

Periodic Table of Videos

A shared childhood memory of watching the Open University in the late 70s/ early 80s on a Sunday morning before proper telly and Brian Walden began. My favorite was undoubtedly the OU Chemistry on the Periodic table. Oh, yes. Now the University of Nottingham are youtubing their version.
Periodic Table of Videos: elements as short YouTube episodes via Boing Boing, and for your further enjoyment in an OU style I submit the Look around you periodic table


Universe Sandbox

Universe Sandbox plying with planets and stars. More Wow.



Lively is Google's Second Life.


lost bluetooth icon on T61 thinkpad

no icon in systray = no bluetooth connection with phone.

C:\Program Files\ThinkPad\Bluetooth Software\BTTray.exe