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Sunday, January 16 2022

Consumption, Technology, Economics, Sustainability - A Small (therefore beautiful) Study

A recent article about the way Linux gave older computing devices extra life started a train of thought.  The gist of the article was that older laptops and desktops, in particular, ran very well  and securely with the latest Linux distributions as their operating system and applications, when  […]

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Sunday, April 20 2014

The independence referendum

A personal take on the referendum regarding Scottish Independence.

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Tuesday, March 4 2014

Moon, waxing, crescent - but how does it feel

Musings on the new moon

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Thursday, February 27 2014

Zim Wiki as a journal

I wrote about wonderfully useful Zim wiki on the main Tinslave site, suggesting that it could be a useful tool for people engaged in community archiving or other information gathering functions.  I use this tool extensively.  I gave the example of using it in my degree but it is also very useful as  […]

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