iPhone Development »

[23 Sep 2008 | 2 Comments]

Technorati Tags: iPhone Building an application for the iPhone has certainly been a steep learning curve, especially so if you’ve never done any Mac development before (and having actually used a Mac probably helps)… Two weeks in to some on and off development has got me to a point where I’m now m... [More]

Computing »

[10 Sep 2008 | 1 Comments]

A couple of weeks ago I decided to take a look at the iPhone SDK and ran into the same barriers that probably thousands of others have: You need a mac – ok, that’s not going to come as a total surprise and there are those who have set up compilation tool chains under Linux but I don’t want to ... [More]

Innovation »

[8 Sep 2008 | 1 Comments]

As I go through the process of looking at the innovation capability where I work I’ve been thinking recently about the different means of providing innovation within a business along with some advantages and disadvantages. This is not talking about different targets (or types) of innova... [More]

Computing, Ubuntu »

[1 Sep 2008 | 0 Comments]

Having largely switched my day-to-day usage from Vista to Ubuntu, I’ve been keeping my eye out for the software tools that I consider vital for my set-up. RSS reader client Media player Virtualisation platform RSS Client Ubuntu does have a number of RSS clients with... [More]

Innovation »

[23 Jul 2008 | 1 Comments]

James Gardner has been blogging recently about how an idea alone is ‘valueless’, quantifying this as an idea with little or no concept of execution. I’m not at all surprised that this has prompted some strong comments and it’s something that I’m not sure I agree... [More]

Computing »

[22 Jul 2008 | 1 Comments]

In a previous post I alluded to Vista not being my favourite OS of all time.  I want to clarify that I’m not someone with an intense dislike for all things Microsoft, I use their products every day, through choice, and am happy doing so. Clearly there has been many thousands of words written a... [More]

PSP, Windows Media Center »

[20 Jun 2008 | 0 Comments]

Last time I suggested a simple way of encoding DVR-MS files from Media Center on to your PSP.  We could enhance that in various ways such as wrap it in a batch script etc, but I wanted something with a little more functionality without going to the extent of Video 9. I threw together a ... [More]

PSP, Windows Media Center »

[17 Jun 2008 | 0 Comments]

Having received a PSP Slim for my birthday and as I’m now taking the train to work much more than I was, it seemed a good time to look at getting some TV/Video on to my PSP.  There’s stacks of information on the web but much of it was related to either old firmware versions (things seemed to ch... [More]