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Not really missing in action

  I know I have not posted for some months, not due to not wanting too or not having anything too say, however work life takes over from time to time. But I will be back soon or more so … Continue reading

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EU to vote on controversial Acta law

Later the European Union (EU) is to vote on the controversial Acta law which some have said if implemented will stifle free speech and potentially cause some internet users to be drawn into legal issues through no fault of their … Continue reading

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Will the UK Gov meet broadband targets

Reading this article today I’m reminded of a few things one is that companies like 30 seconds of fame in an article and that random think tanks are just that, random as they cannot predict the future any better then … Continue reading

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Website Blocking Law to be dumped by UK Government

Well this is one bit of news that I’m really happy with as for me when you introduce website blocking you are entering the realms of creating a nanny censorship state and the amount of legitimate website that would be … Continue reading

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Microsoft profits jump 31%

Profits at Microsoft have sored in the past quarter and in part mostly to the great sales in the Business Division of which the flagship software is Office, Office 2010 has been a great success. Other areas of growth have … Continue reading

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Microsoft Wave

Microsoft Wave is a website developed by Microsoft UK for showcasing new technologies and developments that are coming out of Microsoft. The site is not about selling you anything but showing you what is available, topics such as Surface 2, … Continue reading

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Last.FM’s free mobile service to end

Last.FM is to end its free mobile service for smartphone users as soon as next week, it’s a pity as I liked the service, even with the ads. I can see where they are coming from as Spotify paid £10 … Continue reading

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HTCHome

My current mobile phone is a HTC HD2 (Windows Mobile 6.5) and the main HTC Sense screen is a superb animated clock plus weather, which is a bit of an eye catching thing. HTCHome is a great clone of this … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Hi all Well as Windows Live Spaces is migrating to WordPress, I accidently created the wrong user title, so have created a new site that reflects the Gobble D Geek name and will be the normal place I will be … Continue reading

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Windows 2000/XP SP2 and Vista End of Life Support

  A number of Windows versions are due their end of life cycle and as such all support for them will end soon, which means that there will be no more security updates. This means that the best option is … Continue reading

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