Rant

Time Machines, and nothing changing

On an adventure to source electronic copies of documents, I wrote the best part of a decade ago I found...

Lithium Ion UPS Batteries

This morning I received an email from a supplier - extolling the benefits of Lithium Ion UPS batteries. It cites...

Step On, Step Off, Thinking, Err

I was fortunate enough to have one of your GPS watches gifted to me. It was quite a fabulous thing,...

This beard offends me.

Today has managed to plumb a new depth in regards to working in Information Technology - specifically support - and...

The duality of hosting solution customers.

There is a considerable duality regarding the outlook of the end user when you are looking at types of hosting...

Twitter Communication

In a month that has seen the pro's and con's of having a business twitter account debated quite heatedly. The...

THIS is why we cannot have nice things.

Another morning. Another interaction with a third party. They have some high-value trigger words for me in their domain name....

Encryption. Everywhere.

After a week with more than the average number of conversations about SSL, TLS, Extended Validation, SNI, cyphers, and compliance...

Supercon what a padlock does not mean

Last night I saw an advertisement on the television. This starred a rocket pack wearing ring firing robot that was...

Organised Crime, lack of clue, and the Royal Mail

This week I read this article regarding gangs recruiting postal workers to obtain information from specific parties, or two specific...