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Setting up an Intel NUC DN2820FYKH as a HTPC

I recently did exactly this with an Intel NUC DN2820FYKH. This was a bit of a gamble because I wasn’t entirely sure the spec of the NUC was up to scratch for a home theatre PC.
Turns out, it actually is – with a couple of caveats which I’ll go into in a moment. You’ll need [...]

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Ever Wished WordPress Had a Live Preview Option For Everything?

If you’ve ever wished WordPress had a live preview for everything, not just when you’re trying to decide which theme to use, then you might find the Out Of Sight Editor at CodeCanyon useful.
Disclaimer: This plugin was written by me. This isn’t necessarily an objective review! Though I would love it if someone did do [...]

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Slow Safari in OSX Lion

I’ve just recently updated my MacBook Pro to OSX Lion. In general I’m pretty happy with it but there were a few issues, relating to speed that really significantly annoyed me. This blog post is to remind me what I did to solve those issues and perhaps if someone else reads them and is helped [...]

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Installing Bugzilla on a CentOS cPanel VPS

This article is designed to hopefully assist someone not have to go over the same troubles as I experienced installing the latest stable Bugzilla onto my cPanel server. To say it gave me a headache is an understatement.
To begin with everything went smoothly. It was all good. I followed the instructions for the Bugzilla installation, [...]

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Appalling Quality of Journalism Today

If you’ve been living in the western world this week you’ve probably heard of the woes with News Corporation and News International regarding the phone tapping ‘scandal’ at the News of the World newspaper. To me, the scandal itself is bad enough, but realistically it only highlights what I’ve been thinking myself for many years [...]