Technical

How to brick your Nexus 7

I have been playing around with Ubuntu on my Nexus 7 for a while, and decided yesterday to go back to stock android 4.2.2, so I downloaded the images from https://developers.google.com/android/nexus/images and extracted the zip file to my PC. Restoring android 4.2.2 included in the package is a flash-all.bat file which contains all the commands...
Kris at the SpaceApps Hackathon

Kris at the SpaceApps Hackathon

SpaceApps is a global hackathon run by NASA which took place over the weekend of the 20/21st April 2013. Kris spent the weekend at the Met Office HQ in Exeter, one of 5 UK locations this year.
An example on deriving meaning from big(ish) data

An example on deriving meaning from big(ish) data

Kris demonstrates how important visualisation is when working with large datasets

Kris’ favourite android apps and games

Kris shows us his current favourite apps and games for android

Lubuntu to the Rescue

Making the most out of older (slower) hardware...
A reminder about the retirement of Small Business Server ...

A reminder about the retirement of Small Business Server …

Plan your Small Business Server upgrade before it's too late!
PHP UK Conference report 2013 #phpuk13

PHP UK Conference report 2013 #phpuk13

This year's PHP UK Conference was held at a new venue "The Brewery" in central London. Kris, Tom and Jay headed up from Exeter to check out the event on the 22nd Feb 2013.
Stanton SCS.4DJ update released!

Stanton SCS.4DJ update released!

Stanton have just released an update to the SCS.4DJ, we take a look at the update and find out what's gone on under the hood.

Stanton SCS.4DJ – Under the hood

Kris takes apart the Stanton SCS.4DJ

OneNote now available on android!

Android Central is reporting that Microsoft OneNote is now available for android devices. Yippee!

Dynamics CRM update brings shiny new features…

The new November Microsoft Dynamics CRM update brings facebook and twitter style social feeds (activity streams, walls, etc) to CRM, better windows phone 7 support, tighter integration and more.. There’s also the promise of Firefox/Chrome/Safari support in the first half of 2012 (yippee!). Check out the video posted.

An alternative to Synergy for PCs on microsoft operating systems…

Check out MouseWithoutBorders, an alternative to Synergy keyboard/mouse sharing across multiple computers.