Nest Thermostat 3rd Gen Install

This is my experience of swapping out my old thermostat for a shiny new Google Nest Thermostat 3rd Gen. I’m mainly writing this as a reminder to myself on what I did should I ever need to go back and… Continue Reading

Nexus 7 – A wolf in electronic sheeps clothing

I have never really seen the point of the tablet computers, I have constantly been telling friends ‘I don’t get them, they are too expensive, what would you use one for?’ Then the other week I got a brand new… Continue Reading

Google Music – The spice must flow

I had always thought that by this time phones would have at least 32gig of space built in and that micro SD cards would be in the 64 Gig range. Unfortunately we are not there yet. This may be a… Continue Reading

Protected: Holiday in Lanzarote

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The Cloud. Resistance is Futile.

When computers were the size of small houses and there were very few in operation; most people accessed them via remote terminals, either in the same building or over large distances. These dumb terminals were effectively simple input/output devices and… Continue Reading

Me and my Droid

My old cell phone, a Nokia 82, lasted me 2 years and is still a very capable phone, but with the Symbian60 Operating System (OS) reaching the end of life and the appeal of a large touch screen display with… Continue Reading