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 with my constant updating of plugins, browser and system software as well as having Firefox […]

Spotify – I Understand Why You Don’t Want Me Anymore

Today saw Spotify announce that as well as reducing Spotify Open users to 10 hours of free advert supported streaming music per month versus the previous 20 hours, it will also more importantly for me only allow the same track to be played 5 times. As someone who listens often to my favourite discoveries over […]

Windows 7: I’m back on the bandwagon

Well I’ve upgraded my computer to Windows 7 Professional this morning so I’m officially on the bandwagon, unlike last time. I thought the best way to discuss my move to Windows 7 would be to comment in relation to my post ‘Why I won’t be upgrading to Windows Vista this year‘, dated January 30th 2007. […]

Mozilla Firefox 3.0 Released – Help Firefox set a World Record!

Firefox 3.0 has been released. Mozilla aimed to set the first Guinness World Record for the number of downloads in it’s first 24 hours of release. With more than 15,000 improvements, Firefox 3 is faster, safer and smarter than ever before. Update: Mozilla achieved over 8.4 million downloads in a 24 hour period.