A Worm’s Eye View: Some site updates and more

Some brief site updates: thanks to Blogharbor support, I’ve fixed the site’s URL so that http://www.thewiredjester.co.uk works properly (i.e. it no longer just does a simple re-direct). This was done using a CNAME setting at 1 and 1, where I bought the domain from, and a quick e-mail to Blog Harbor’s support department to sortContinue reading “A Worm’s Eye View: Some site updates and more”

My Big Mouth and what my PC wants to do to help me

I think it is the dream – or has been the dream, at one point – of nearly everyone in the media to work for the BBC. For me, that dream may now be over. I was on the radio this evening, on BBC Radio 5 Live’s Drive show. Someone who freelances for Custom PCContinue reading “My Big Mouth and what my PC wants to do to help me”

Peter! You’ve Lost The News

<‘The Day Today’ is out on DVDnow – both HMV and Amazon have it for a very reasonable £15. All six episodes, complete with Bombdogs, Collaterly Sister’s insane financial news and the WAR between Hong Kong and Australia. The DVD itself is nicely put together, too – excellent menus aping the crazed graphics of theContinue reading “Peter! You’ve Lost The News”

We don’t usually talk about that sort of thing at the dinner table (or anywhere else for that matter)

The Guardian’s recent revamp brought with it a lot of changes – colour, fancy fonts etc – but they also updated the daily addtional sections. Monday remains unchanged, and it’s still the one burned into my memory, because it’s the Media section – the one I seem to buy regularly for about five years whileContinue reading “We don’t usually talk about that sort of thing at the dinner table (or anywhere else for that matter)”