Looking East yesterday evening, Mars stood out, bright and distinctly red. The sky was clear. I learned to spot the V-shaped pattern of the constellation Taurus. On this blog I came across a link to this site, which looks like it might be a useful aid to helping me with my ongoing experiment of [...]
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Beginning of a new year is a good time for some decluttering. Yesterday I emptied my 2009 ‘home’ and ‘work’ lever arch files, put some of the paper in the green recycling bin and some in a bag for shredding later. I changed the dates on the labels to 2012 and filed the rest (things [...]
What I’m Reading I learned how to add a ‘What I’m Reading’ widget to the sidebar with a link to Amazon. I wanted a simple sidebar list with just the image of the book (or books) and without Amazon text or pricing – see sidebar. I discovered you can do this using a text widget. [...]
Earlier today my Iphone wouldn’t turn on. Press the button – nothing. Black screen. No sign of life. Just charged it so battery not flat. I thought it was broken. Went to Google, typed in ’Iphone died help’ and instantly found a way to fix it by holding in both the on/off and home buttons at [...]