Plusnet, you have not done me proud
Plusnet, you have not done me proud

I thought recently I’d change things up a bit and swap from Virgin to Plusnet for my internet at home. I’d heard great things about […]

SFC /SCANNOW
SFC /SCANNOW

Recently attempting to repair a Windows 8.1 laptop, having trouble running sfc /scannow from a repair cd with this error: ‚ÄúThere is a system repair […]

Phonegap crashing suddenly second time loaded on iphone
Phonegap crashing suddenly second time loaded on iphone

So I had an issue today with Phonegap using phoengap build where the app loads okay the first time, but the second time you load […]

Tips: Handy VirtualBox Commands
Tips: Handy VirtualBox Commands

A small collection (one day…) of handy commands I don’t use often enough in VirtualBox to remember, but often enough to need handy. Note: These […]

Setting up time synchronising on Centos 6
Setting up time synchronising on Centos 6

This guide is intended for UK servers but is pretty simple to adapt for any other timezone. Firstly, I installed the ntp daemon. Next, setting […]

How to install Ruby on Rails on Centos 6
How to install Ruby on Rails on Centos 6

I’ve had trouble finding a decent guide on installing Ruby in Centos 6. There are a few good guides out there but none quite did […]

Why I’ll never use Halfords again
Why I’ll never use Halfords again

Recently I bought a bluetooth car kit for my car from Halfords, I’ve not had great fun so far trying to get it fitted. So […]

Apache 301 redirect subfolders
Apache 301 redirect subfolders

Just a quick one. Having tried to redirect foo.com to bar.com I found that foo.com/link would point to bar.com/link. Not something that I wanted to […]

Linux Mint Nvidia Drivers
Linux Mint Nvidia Drivers

I’ve had a bit of a mare trying to get brightness working on a Samsung laptop in Linux Mint. As yet.. still no working brightness […]

Pear upgrade Security Error
Pear upgrade Security Error

So I’ve installed Pear onto a Windows machine. Coming back to it a few weeks later to check it’s all working still and going to […]