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A Little Rant at PHP Conference Videos

Reviewing the videos from London’s PHP Conference 2012 was, at times, a frustrating experience – interesting talks with little frame of reference as speakers gesticulated towards projector screens just out of shot and videos cut to unrelated slides or those from some point some time past in the presentation. Now it’s 2013. “It’ll be better”,...

Changing Chicken Coops

Jay updates his chicken coop.

Lubuntu to the Rescue

Making the most out of older (slower) hardware...

Secure South West Conference 2013 #SSW2013

Aiming to bring a flavour of established IT Security events from the major centres down to the South West, Tom, Jay and Hannah made the short trip down to the Robbins Conference Centre in Plymouth to check out this free event organised by the University of Plymouth. Website here. Talks A lot on content was...
Switch support charity trek in aid of CLAPA

Switch support charity trek in aid of CLAPA

Switch System's Jay Bush, and his wife Lisa-Marie took up the challenge of the Nepalese Annapurna Circuit trek just before christmas 2012. We donated £500 to the CLAPA charity, and the pair have raised over £1000 in total. This is the story of their trek.