Category: LUGRadio

or “What I did on my holidays, by Nicholas Avenell aged 29 and a bit” One of the interesting things about London is that it has a kind of black hole effect. Most of the time, things come to you…

Most of what I’m doing right now is working, and due to the nature of my working, it’s dull. I’m mostly writing unit tests. And because it’s work, it’s occasionally awesome and fun, challanging and occasionally frustrating. We are, however,…

Okay, so in the first (zeroth?) hashlugradio broadcast, I put forth the view that the OS business model treated the programmers time as worthless. I wasn’t called upon it in the broadcast, but have been since. This is what I…

So, Podcasts then. I hate, with a passion unholy, the name Podcasting. I think it’s a horrible name, a terrible attempt at a neolism, and it annoys me that I’m against the combined forces of the bloggers of the world…

Okay, third time lucky… Last weekend I went to LUGRadio Live 2006. I had a blast from the moment I got to the initial Friday lunch meet to the moment I left, annoyed I couldn’t stay for the after show…

So, with my new, black, shiny personal backup device I have been listening to Podcasts. These are some I’m enjoying: The official TMBG podcast – Tracks that wouldn’t make an album, and the occasional long sketch I’m thankful I could…

So, I’ve been busy, somewhat. Went to LUGRadio Live in Wolverhampton the weekend before last, which was a wonderful weekend spent geeking, playing, drinking, taking advantage of the hotel’s wifi, and yet more geeking. Other people have written better reports…