.uk names and nominet

Nominet UK is the top level registrar of internet domain names in the UK. This is its home page. Here’s its wikipedia page. It also has a whois query page.  … » Read more …

refreshing davelevy.info

davelevy.info is getting a bit tired, I fancy refreshing it

Elegant Themes, who charge, have a theme called Divi which looks great, and so I went to look at the codex   … » Read more …

Featured images in wordpress

My current theme for the blog is not so good when the included text is not as deep as the featured picture. While not having a featured picture is OK for a   … » Read more …

The Road to NWN2

This is now an old game but I need to move on to it, maybe to complete the circle and go back to BG2 in the Aurora engine.

This is the bioware   … » Read more …

W8 Virtual Memory

There seems to be a common fault with W8.x, it generates memory warnings well before any reasonable memory usage.

“Close Programs to Prevent Information Loss”

The error message has a bunch of   … » Read more …

Rendering RSS on my blog or wiki

I have today installed JP’s Get RSS Feed, a wordpress plugin. I shall be using this to replace my delicious linkrolls using the delicious rss location.

http://feeds.delicious.com/v2/rss/davelevy/convoyswharf

See also my   … » Read more …

Musings on O356

So work is pushing me to Office 365; it wouldn’t surprise me if the next home system does so too. I have decided to see if W7 and a more modern hardware   … » Read more …

Yvette Cooper at Demos

The challenges of a Digital World to our Security and Liberty – Yvette Cooper speech to Demos

This source is labeld check against delivery.

Yvette Cooper speech to Demos in March 2014   … » Read more …

Using EXIF on my home IT

I need to write a script that installs author and copyright facts into my pictures.

The EXIF libraries are what I need.

http://www.sno.phy.queensu.ca/~phil/exiftool/ is the basic tool with Command Line Interface

I   … » Read more …

Apache Flume

So I need to check this out. Here are the two links I’d start with.

I need a logo, and   … » Read more …