Getting back into the swing of things

Posted on Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

It’s been over 3 years since I last posted here (my last post – according to this blog, was back in 2017).  As usual – most of my blog posts sit around the first quarter of each year – when I come back in “refreshed” from a holiday break and energised with a new set […]

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The problem with wearables – is that you wear them

Posted on Sunday, January 15th, 2017

As I (currently) write this – I’m wearing a wearable on each wrist.  Not long ago this would be joined by another in my trainer, or one on my belt.   If you include headphones (which I guess in todays “bluetooth only” world, may be considered a wearable), that’s a lot of tiny batteries to […]

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Setting up your very own short URL domain in 10 minutes (or less)

Posted on Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

I’ve always wanted a short URL domain, and aside from some other business ideas I have (which I’ll come on to in a later blog post), its dead easy to setup, and apart from the cost of setting up a domain, completely free. Domain Name The first (and most important) task is to choose a […]

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6 Easy Steps to Falling Asleep Fast — PsyBlog

Posted on Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

I always have trouble sleeping – so when I saw this article (actually via Lifehacker, but there styles have messed up the list), I thought it was awesome. Tried this last night – as far as I can tell the theory is sound (its based on Stimulus Control Theory). Lie down to go to sleep […]

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