Monthly Archives: May 2005

May 05 mix

Uploaded a new mix to the server this week. Super funk/oldskool thing.
Heres the stream/play link

or the download link

format: MP3
length: 44m 49sec
size 61.57MB

BitTorrent users tracked

From Boing Boing
“I recently was forwarded a message from a concerned reader who was just served a copyright infringement notice for downloading Star Wars – Revenge of the Sith. FOX is going after small-time downloaders. The letter was sent by BayTSP (on behalf of 20th Century FOX), who appear to be making good on their claim that they can effectively track BitTorrent users. I’ve posted the full contents of the notice (minus any identifying information) and included contact information for BayTSP in case readers have any questions or comments.
I’m off to see it at the weekend… so they can have my $$ (maybe then i can download it (only joking)

Morse Vs Text

Just to prove that new isn’t as fast (maybe it’s more cool) but Jay Leno had a texting show down between the old skool Morse code Vs the mobile SMS.
Video here: link
The winner?.. well Mr. Morse beats that young rapscallion back into his bedroom. mu ha ha!

How Lightsabers Work

Great article in “How things Work” about lightsabers.
Have you ever wondered how these remarkable weapons work? Where does the energy come from, and how are they able to contain that energy in a rod-like column of glowing power?
In this edition of HowStuffWorks, you will have a chance to look inside a lightsaber and discover the source of its incredible characteristics.
“If you are lucky enough to acquire a lightsaber, you are probably purchasing it for personal defense purposes. A lightsaber completely blows away a can of pepper spray as a deterrent in muggings or robberies. However, many new owners are pleasantly surprised by the many domestic uses of a lightsaber around the home or office…The big advantage of using a lightsaber, of course, is that you can both cut and toast the bagel in one stroke, or….. hedge trimming”
hedge trimming