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WordPress Upgrade

I’ve just completed an upgrade of the wordpress software and database used to create this site. I’ve not updated my theme yet so I’m curently using the plain old wordpress default.

eSpares to the rescue again

Our vacuum cleaner wasn’t working properly so looked underneath to find the roller had lost most of its bristles. I had a check on www.espares.co.uk to see if they had a new brush roller. Sure enough they did adn along with a new drive belt the vacuum cleaner cleans up like new!

Wifi router hacking

This is the USB to Serial to ttl levels convertor used to access the serial port on my FON wifi router. I built it to downgrade the firmware then apply a hack to install a set of addons to give more control and monitoring on the fon router. In effect, it created an expert mode! […]

Snow!

Strange white stuff fell overnight!

As you can see, we had about 3 inches of snow overnight and at the time the picture was taken, it was still snowing. Unfortunately most of it had gone by the afternoon.