Yesteryear

This page shows what I was doing around this time of year in years gone by. It works because I store a local copy of all tweets, runs, photos and other elements of my life that I track on this blog.

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  • RT @canvasconf: Pleased to announce Canvas on Sep 7th, a new developer conference in Birmingham, UK http://t.co/kgFhHqhO 10:11
  • This no exercise rule is killing me! 19:12
  • @dnewns at least a week, or until all my bruises are gone. 19:23
  • RT @ChewieLan: @Dachande663 has a direct line to my tail. Wag wag wag :P 21:47
  • A perfect evening away from the computer, curled up on the sofa, listening to Mahler and reading a good book. 22:12
  • Lotta Twitter love for @ChewieLan it seems. He says woof. Don’t know whether that means hi or sod off. 22:29
  • @Rice dude, why you keep tweeting this? 06:45
  • That was not a good nights sleep. 06:46
  • Chewie has had an accident. Two days in a row now. 07:14
  • Formatting my Drobo so I have one 16Tb partition. Then to copy everything back on :/ 07:21
  • @dnewns it's thin provisioned. I have 6Tb of drives, 4.5Tb of protected space and am using 2.9Tb for home media + backups. 07:35
  • @eising Lime! 09:51
  • Getting horrendous performance with these NFS shares :/ 10:16
  • Finally got AMQP compiled for Mac and PHP. 11:24
  • Really muggy in Birmingham today :/ 14:19
  • When coworkers get excited about using your app you know you've done good :D 16:46
  • @watchinharrison well yes, but also the big project at work! 16:56
  • Chewie has been an absolute little bastard today. 18:22
  • Back from curry, now watching the dog trip over it's arse in the garden. 20:21
  • Trying to race on Forza with @mikemike11 is an exercise in futility. 21:38
  • This book has used the words ecumene and notochord within the space of four pages. Even I'm struggling to keep up. 22:52
  • @mikemike11 dude, there was an episode of Falling Skies this week. S01E08 aired last night. 22:58
  • Rejected from Gatecrasher, now in VIP booth, fuck yeah. 00:14
  • If there was a hell, gatecrasher would be it. 00:37
  • @Andy383 VVIP is the only reason I'm still here :P 01:00
  • Still out, moved booths :( 02:05
  • Just shy of 6,000 miles in the Fiesta now. 02:42
  • Yey MacBook Pro is fixed! 12:17
  • @jonwhitwam I don't drink. At all. 12:18
  • @KKOB soundcard died on logic board. It's second one now. 12:47
  • Vodafones 3G coverage in the centre of Birmingham is appalling :( 13:18
  • Between Apple and Waterstones my shoulder is being cheese-wired. 14:12
  • Dammit, Time Capsule thinks this is a new MBP :( 14:48
  • Back on Mac :D Never leave me again. 15:06
  • Versions is the only app that gives me grief after machine updates, ergh. 15:20
  • Pandemic 2 should be illegal, it's more addictive than crack. 16:14
  • Logicboard replacement has also solved my ever-spinning fans issue. Double win. 16:19
  • 1 authorisation left in iTunes :/ 17:03
  • @russellhancox @KKOB I know, just annoying. Now need to sort out my Time Machine backups. 17:12
  • Backing up 126Gb. 18:20
  • Slowly making progress in Half Life 2: Episode 1, trying to get The One Free Bullet hence the slow going. 21:43
  • If you love Worms, get Hedgewars now! http://www.hedgewars.org/ 21:51
  • @KKOB never been my bag. 22:06
  • Half Life 2: Episode Two completed in 2hr 45 with only one bullet fired! 23:02
  • @domster The Orange Box is easily the best collection of games ever released together. 23:14
  • @KKOB gravity gun, RPG, grenade and lots of crowbarring. 23:15
  • Went on jailbreakme.com just for some info, my iPad is now FUBAR. 23:34
  • @Timmargh it's a brick :( 23:42
  • @Timmargh restored and it's fine now :) 23:48
  • @jaspertandy it's a Safari-based exploit, hence yes. 23:48
  • @Timmargh why? 11:28
  • Woke up to see sister heading off to Derby with friends, now to find something to do today. 11:29
  • Spotify adverts I can take, adverts for crappy dance tracks are just plain annoying though. #spotify 12:45
  • @Andy383 cool! They're really turning it into a whole distribution/advertising platform now. 12:52
  • Bacon butties for breakfast/dinner at 2 courtesy of @metaltoast. Back to Coda now. 14:04
  • B23 7/10 #ukrain. Sigh. 14:15
  • @dacanning up to much else later? 15:29
  • Homepage HTML, check. IE6 compatibility? Forgetta 'bout it. 15:57
  • @dacanning nada, zilch, zippo. 16:07
  • "HOLY HEADCRAB BATMAN!" - best client quote ever! 16:15
  • Second Fireworks crash in as many minutes, stupid pile of dung. 17:21
  • @leksibaby_x she might be getting a lift back tomorrow (she got one today, no driving for me). Will let you know as soon as I do. 18:40
  • I need funny quotes for the "change browser" notice on my site, things like "Why not try betamax instead" etc. Any ideas? ~100 chars max. 19:00
  • This is just awesomely funny: http://tweetingtoohard.com/top 19:21
  • Waiting for a stupid Xbox update to finish downloading. 22:18
  • @dacanning is playing Abba. The lolz. 22:34
  • enjoying my last day off, back in the office on Monday. 09:29
  • taking brother and sister to see Kung Fu Panda to use up free tickets from seeing Indy 4. 11:29
  • Kung Fu Panda was alright, just X Files 2 to see now it seems. 15:12
  • playing around with MochaVNC on my iPod, bit late to the party I know. 16:04
  • @russellhancox you're right about that, Uni wifi sucks and our laptops need Internet. 21:28
  • downloading a few things, Transmission gets much better speeds than uTorrent for some reason. 22:31
  • brilliant, just about to turn in for the night and network dies. Got it all fixed now, downloads shall continue in my absence. 23:33
  • couple of tasks to care of today, should get them out of the way seeing as how it's supposed to start raining again. 08:43
  • off to start mowing the lawn now, should only take about an hour with the ride-on mower. 11:04
  • finished mowing, no time for a shower, I stink of grass. 12:09
  • sun streaming in and a final piece of code to complete the puzzle; what a beautiful day. 13:28
  • waiting for response from client and wiling away the time between xbox and sitepoint. 16:32
  • My spam system has stopped 3000+ attempts in a little over two weeks, I'm glad I implemented it now. 19:46
  • off to watch the next episode of Heroes on BBC2. 19:55
  • stoked, the next episode of Heroes is on BBC3! 20:46
  • off to bed, last few nights of freedom. 23:01