Category Archives: Gadgets

Building a new Home File Server (Part 1 – Hardware)

Ever since discovering the joys of networked streaming audio delivery around the house I’ve had a need for a centralised location to store our music (currently around 560GB of lossless FLAC files). As is often the case with these things, … Continue reading

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RIP Steve Jobs (1955 – 2011)

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Fun with Microscopes

I recently picked up a rather excellent little USB microscope, the Veho VMS-004. For the bargain price of ¬£29 (short term¬†bargain at Tesco Direct) you get a 2 megapixel microscope, capable of 20x and 400x magnification. The large sensor size … Continue reading

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