Blog of an Open Mind

Open Minded Thinking from the Open Minded Solutions team…

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Entries from May 2007

Skype is actually rather good…

May 26th, 2007 · No Comments

I downloaded Skype the other day. Ooooooh congrats Phil I hear you sarcastically cheer, welcome to the 21st century! Well the reason I was hesitant was two fold. a) I didn’t feel I needed it and b) it was developed by the same people who bought us Kazaa which was a file sharing program loaded […]

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Tags: Tinterweb stuff

Worlds oldest domain name…

May 25th, 2007 · No Comments

I was curious today, don’t ask me why just one of those moods, what the world’s oldest domain name was. I thought it would be interesting to see who actually got in there first. After a bit of googling I came across this top 100 list that showed the registration dates of the 100 oldest […]

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The jump…

May 25th, 2007 · No Comments

As some of you may know, I recently did a parachute jump for Marie Cure Cancer Care. It was quite possibly one of the most surreal and exhilarating experiences I have ever had! What follows is a blow-by-blow account of the jump, looking back I still cant quite believe i did it! And so it […]

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Tags: General

Right I give up…

May 25th, 2007 · No Comments

I just cannot find a decent image gallery plugin for the latest version of WordPress. All I want t to do is create the thumbnails and link to the main images using Lightbox. Not too much to ask is it? If you find one, tell me before I punch the server. That probably won’t help […]

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Tags: Tinterweb stuff

Woot!!

May 25th, 2007 · No Comments

Got the Vista style sorted and it looks flipping brilliant! Just click any of the thumbnails up there ^^^^^^^^ under the title to change the wallpaper. Now lets see if I can break this sucker 😉

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Lovely jubbly

May 25th, 2007 · No Comments

To coin a phrase from Del boy… Just upgraded to the latest version of WordPress and it just keeps getting better and better. The upgrade instructions and procedure are flawless and the old blog was quite an old version so I was twitching a little… Software manufacturers could learn a lot from these guys. And […]

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