Good Photography on the Cheap

Photography can be a rewarding hobby . Yet not everyone can afford an expensive camera to take their pictures. Good photography, however, doesn’t always need the best camera though, as even cheap digital cameras can give good results, if handled properly. So, here are some examples of pictures taken using cheap cameras, or even cameraphones.For […]
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TPB Raid – 5 Years On, Still Going Strong

It’s now been 5 years since the Pirate Bay was raided by Swedish police, after extensive ‘urging’ by US trade groups and politicians. 5 years of wrangling to take down that bastion of piracy, that cocker-of-snoots to the influential and rich, and that distributor of torrent files and magnet links (and NOTHING ELSE!) When it […]
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Pirate Bay Injunction Shows Technological Ignorance

The recent injunction on the Pirate Bay prevents certain people from doing things. It goes from an injunctionthat prevents them from doing a combination of three things, to preventing doing any of three things. However, thats a significant drawback, as it prevents from doing lots of things The recent injunction on the Pirate Bay prevents […]
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µTorrent 3 Beta Released – Goes Backwards

I’ve been a long-time user of µtorrent. I’ve been helping out with basic support int heir IRC channel for ooh… years. However, with recent developments, I may be moving away, and I’m not the only one. Recent builds have added more ‘features’, but have broken core ones in doing so, and the UI has been […]
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IE9 v Firefox4 Round 2 – Windows7

A week or two ago, I looked at a number of browsers, and compared them all. While it was done with my standard method on windows Vista, Windows7 is now more dominant. It’s also in many cases ‘faster’. So, Could browsers be written so as to unlock potential in Windows7 that isn’t there in Vista? […]
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