Activating Google Plus (G+) on Google Apps

I must thank James Kimbley, founder of Kimbley Computer Services, for making me aware of the fact Google Plus has finally been made available to Google Apps customers. Whilst I already have a G+ profile linked to my Gmail account, I find it frustrating having to log out of my Google Apps account in […]

Call of Duty: MW3 stock levels (and cash back)

There is talk that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is completely sold out. I have absolutely no idea how this rumour started as I have managed to locate copies on several different websites: Edit: the following list is accurate as of 15:00 GMT, 3rd November 2011. Please leave a comment if you have more […]


For reasons I still haven’t really talked about, I took a 24 month break from just about everything. This includes work (hence the demise of Smarter Housing), play and everything inbetween. Learn how to get the best deal on MaxiMuscle products – Maximuscle vs Tesco & ASDA In a nutshell, I lost the plot as a […]

iMovie – a noob friendly editing suite (that fits in your pocket)

A couple of days ago I announced my intention to start making more use of my YouTube channel, prompted by an invitation to monetise my videos. Since then, I have thrown up a couple of videos captured with my Parrot AR.Drone. Download iMovie for iOS £2.99 on iTunes (UK) | $4.99 on iTunes (US) In the most […]

Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson

Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography is being released on 24th October and for the time being it is available with 50% off on Amazon UK (update, it’s actually half price on [easyazon-link asin=”1451648537″]all Amazon websites[/easyazon-link]). For one, I am looking forward to reading about Apple’s well publicised fall out with Google, which came some 6 […]

Almost a year ago to the day, I posted this testimonial for Will Pedley Racing to my YouTube channel. It would seem the video ticked the right boxes as Google contacted me last month and invited me to start placing Google Ads on future uploads. In other words, there is a possibility to make some money […]

Superconductors locked in a magnetic field aka Quantum Levitation / Quantum Locking

Despite what you may think, your eyes are not playing tricks on you. That little white disc is levitating an inch or so above a magnetic track. In fact, if you switched everything upside down, it would remain in place as it is trapped in a magnetic field which arises due to the funky characteristics […]