Luke Smith Write today, wrong tomorrow


On a previous post I mentioned that I used a piece of software called TopDesk to bring expose like features to Windows XP. Unfortunately I was running an old version of the software, which was why I was having a problem with it eating large amounts of memory when the...

Scoble says…

that the Vista requirements posted by APC Magazine (which I linked to) have been overstated and are wrong. A video coming next week to channel9 will answer alot of questions.

Toshiba Tecra M4

I just noticed that Toshiba are now selling a better spec Tecra M4 in the UK; 2ghz CPU with an 80GB hdd. Tecra M4-107:Intel® Centrino™ mobile technology including Intel® Pentium® M processor 760/ XP Tablet/ 14" TFT/ 80 GB/ 512 MB/ DVD-Super-Multi(DL)/ LAN/ Wi-Fi/ i.Link/ BT

Microsoft Home

A few months ago I was lucky enough to be invited to the Microsoft Home in London, as part of the Microsoft Student Partner programme. Not only was the house really nice and big but it was full with my favourite things...gadgets (and some attractive ladies demoing them all). Scoble...

Gateway CX200

A nice looking tablet with a nice looking spec, a fast Pentium M 770 processor, 1GB RAM, and an ATI Mobility Radeon X600.

AOE3 Demo out

Enough said! AOE3

60 days and counting till Visual Studio 2005 (wheres the .net?)

They've dropped the .NET, but it still contains all the .NET goodness. The official release date is only 60days away, November 7th 2005. See for here more info.

Windows Vista hardware requirements

APC Magazine has an article about the 'Hefty hardware requirements for Windows Vista'. ...Vista would work best on a video card with more than 256MB RAM, 2GB of DDR3 memory and a S-ATA 2 hard drive. These are 'optimal performance' requirements. Vista beta 1 currently runs fine on 1gb (even...

Windows Vista Beta 2

At the TechEd conference Microsoft have shown whats to come in Windows Vista Beta2. It's looking good, I like the new alt+tab view. Though without trying it out I'm not too sure how the Windows 'expose' functionality will feel to use. Expose is great (yes mark, rachel and monkey boy...

Why didn’t I think of that?

Don't you hate it when you hear of something someone's done and think to yourself "why didn't I think of that?"? Why couldn't I have thought of: Those little bags you put your washing tablets in which somehow stops your clothes getting white power marks on them. The wheel -...