Setting up a Squeezebox Receiver without a Remote

A few years ago, I bought myself a Squeezebox Receiver, seen in the image below on the left.  These are usually sold with a remote, and called a Squeezebox Duet.  I was able to buy the Receiver without the Remote as it was around half the price of the Duet package, but there was an…


Steam Backups on Windows 8

My home computer recently suffered from the lovely Windows 8 “Critical process died” error a few weeks ago, and as a result, I’ve had to do a system refresh to get Windows booting again.  This has basically wiped all of my installed programs, including all of my installed Steam games.  Today I thought I’d take…


Ingress Field Frenzy

So, I’ve been playng Ingress a little bit lately, and earlier tonight I had to drop into the office to pick up some notes I needed for a meeting tomorrow.  On the way to work, I go past several Ingress portals, and most of the time they are controlled by The Resistance.  Tonight, I noticed…


Diablo 3

I’ve been playing a fair bit of Diablo 3 lately, and I am quite enjoying it.  My first character was a Wizard, mainly because I prefer to play magic classes in fantasy games.  I’ve put quite a few hours into the character, reaching level 60 and I’m currently making my way through Inferno difficulty. With…


Singapore, September 2011

Last year, I went on a fairly decent holiday, spanning the better part of 4 weeks, and had me visit the shores of Singapore, UK and Dubai, as well as Tallinn and Amsterdam (even if it was just a stop-over). Below is a photo gallery of some of the better photos I took while in…