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Introducing Railgun

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TV election debates create ‘plausible tarts’, warns historian

Peter Hennessy said that he had “grave reservations” about the broadcasting of the leadership debates, which took place in Britain for the first time before the 2010 ­general election. Warning that they meant future leaders would be selected for being “plausible tarts” rather than simply “decent”, he said a culture of “celebritocracy” could blight politics. […]

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HP laserjet P1102W wifi setup fail

Here’s an unofficial but quite professional screencast showing how it should work: First I try to connect to the printer network: Then I try opening the print setup: Then Print Utility and nothing happens apart from the OSX lit up click lamp on the button.which I tried despite the fact that the open printer utility […]

Wikileaks evades hackers with shift to Amazon EC2

Wikileaks, the site that has infuriated the US government by releasing thousands of US diplomatic cables, is being hosted by one of the symbols of that country’s internet success – Amazon. The site came under a “Distributed Denial of Service” (DDOS) attack on Sunday night from an unidentified hacker, forcing it to seek a new […]

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One example of Twitter’s excellent UX

Brilliant example of Twitter’s idiot proof design : Sorry, ignore the highlighted words – I was using that as a lazy way to post this blog using the excellent Press This WordPress bookmarklet, and the tweet itself was lazily created the same way. FWIW I resent the tweet as the first attempt resulted in a […]