I saw someone on DigitalSpy advocating the use of SpinRite for fixing a damaged HDD. I had to point out that Spinrite is a steaming pile of something but I wanted to use J.Navas’ website GRCSucks.com to do that. However I note that the site is now off-line and so I recovered the details from the internet archive and will post them here until I am instructed to remove them:

Taken from http://groups.google.com/group/comp.dcom.xdsl/msg/9aeee32323c2978e Continue reading “SpinWrong mourning the passing of GRCSucks.com”

Trawling through the web while Angel does the ironing (it’s a hard life) and I stumbled upon a fantastic animation done using FAA flight information here.

 Watch the animations, they are well worth it! (click "Read more" to see the embedded video)

Continue reading “Fantastic flight patterns”