April 2011 archive

Apr 24 2011

New Developer rig based on H67 chipset and i5 2500K

Well I’ve finally went and done it. After many months of looking around and changing my mind about everything, I’ve placed my order with Ebuyer for all the components I need to build my own system. I’ve built systems in the past that were on tight budgets and involved a certain amount of cannibalisation of …

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Apr 04 2011

Is this really Uncle Bob?

In the last few months I’ve become involved in the series of Q & A sites that come under the Stack Exchange banner, primarily the sites known¬†as Stackoverflow and Programmers.SE. Stackoverflow is a site centred around code oriented problems, and since its launch in 2008 has proven to be a wonderful resource for amateur, student, …

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Apr 02 2011

Reading List

I’ve decided to get organised about my reading, the technical books have been piling up as I keep buying a new one before I start/finish the last one. I’m not kidding about the pile either, currently it’s 19 books high, if I’m lucky I’ll get through it this year. As part of my motivation and …

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