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Archives for November, 2010

30 Nov by Rob in Music

Music I Liked in November 2010

Music I Liked in November 2010
My listened to music in┬áNovember 2010 ...more»
24 Nov by Rob in Programming

Twitter Stream

Twitter Stream
Following on from the Twitter Search script comes this one that allows me to view my Twitter Stream. Twitter as you know is a page that is blocked at work and as someone who has an interest in what is going on in the world this dissapoints me. The script was ...more»
24 Nov by Rob in Programming

Twitter Searching

Twitter Searching
Another script that I have been using for a while is a script to allow me to search Twitter. Twitter is another page that is blocked at work and as someone who has an interest in what is going on in the world this dissapoints me. The script has four variables U: ...more»
22 Nov by Rob in Programming

BBC Gossip and Transfer

BBC Gossip and Transfer
At work all pages linked to sport have been blocked (see my post about Websense). This lead me to write a simple script that parsed the BBC Football Gossip page and output the text it found on a different non sports related domain. Below is the output of that script and ...more»
22 Nov by Rob in Rob

Executing PHP in WordPress

Executing PHP in WordPress
My current favourite language is PHP and I seem to produce a few scripts written in PHP every now and again that I'd like the oppertunity to share with people. This weekend I installed the Exec-PHP plugin on this Wordpress installation to allow me to share my scripts directly on this ...more»
15 Nov by Rob in Information

Playstation 3 iPlayer Error

Playstation 3 iPlayer Error
My Girlfriend is a big BBC iPlayer and Sky Player user on the PS3 and Xbox360. Today she said that iPlayer wasn't working properly, it was small on the middle of the screen and although some of the links worked it didn't give her any option to play any of the ...more»
5 Nov by Rob in Web

WebSence Simple Proxy

WebSence Simple Proxy
At work they have implemented the WebSense Internet filter. This doesn't bother me to much as most of the websites that I frequent are not on the black list and so it doesn't interfere to much but there are exceptions. No social networking pages are available and also certain blogs are ...more»
2 Nov by Rob in Android

Flashing Android RUU Update Using HBoot

Flashing Android RUU Update Using HBoot
Big thanks to RD1945 over on Xda-Developers for the following guide on how to install RUU updates using HBoot 1) First you need the RUU.exe that you intend to install. The current ones for the HTC Desire HD can be found here. 2) Start the RUU. Don't let it start flashing your ...more»
1 Nov by Rob in Android

Android GoldCard Generator

Android GoldCard Generator
I recently received my new phone the beautiful HTC Desire HD, currently there is no persistant root available for it or the HTC G2 but people are working on it. One of the ways mentioned as a possibility to root the phone was to create a GoldCard that ignores the CID/signing ...more»