Monthly Archives: May 2016

17 Years participating in SETI@home

Today marks the 17th anniversary of my joining the SETI@home distributed computing project that uses internet connected computers in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI). Even though now I only tend to crunch in the winter and spring I’m still … Continue reading

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Goodbye Flash Player and Java plugins

I’ve taken the plunge and removed Flash player and Java from my Windows systems completely. To be honest I could have taken the step years ago but I became comfortable with my setup. Aware of security issues I felt reassured … Continue reading

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Trip to York November 2015

Last November I magaged to get a few days away in York, England. I took in many of the local sights and attractions including Clifford Tower, York Castle Museum, York Minster and the National Railway Museum York. I also went … Continue reading

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