Apr
25
Just recently I got given a Sunbeam Snowy and tried out by making one of the ice cream recipes in the manual. The first thing I realised with this when I read the manual is that this product requires a lot of forethought and preperation. The most obvious thing is that the freezer...
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Apr
21
Another Friday, another photo. Again a shot from a while back, I hope to get some new shots up soon. After a couple of days of heavy rain these mushrooms had grown out of the top of a wooden post at the entry to Blackburn Lake. I returned the next day but the sun had fried them...
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Apr
18
It seems that half of the Mac technology podcasts spend most of their time talking about analysts’ expectations for Apple’s stock price. Analysts from Wallstreet firms are quoted about how each new product will increase/decrease sales of Apple’s products and...
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Apr
14
This is another photo from a walk between Bitangabee Bay and Boyds Tower in Southern NSW. These pilars were erected by other bushwalker to guide people to the path on the other side of a small bay. The smooth rocks made it easy to create a stack of rocks.
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Apr
07
This spider had made it’s web across a path that we were walking along. He was found along the walk from Bittangabee Bay to Saltwater Creek in Southern NSW. Along the way their were heaps of spiders, obviously we were the first people to walk along the path for the day.
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Apr
05
As a independent Mac developer and a .Net development as a contractor I was interested in the bootcamp release from Apple. For contract work I lug around a PC Notebook and do Mac development on a desktop machine. The MacBook Pro seems like a sweet little machine, but until people...
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Apr
05
I have noticed in the last couple of months that there are heaps of praying mantis around the place. I don’t know what is attracting them to our yard, but I heard they go after avids that live on our roses. It is always cool to see around the place.
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Mar
31
I am hoping to show off a photo each Friday. This photo is of the rear cluster of my road bike, just after I had the rear cluster and chain replaced. The photo was converted from color to black and white using The Gimp.
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Mar
30
People were pissed off after Apple’s last press release were they ‘only’ released the intel Mac Minis, the iPod hifi and some iPod case. The press justifiably was disappointed about the release claiming that it wasn’t worth travel to the Cupertino campus....
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Mar
30
I have produced a couple of photo books using iPhoto. The books look fantastic and are a beautiful way to present your photos. Obviously not everyone has a Mac and such a simple way to produce these books. In Australia, Apple doesn’t provide photo printing services, and the...
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