Apple

Creating photo albums on iPhoto for iPad

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If anyone out there is struggling with the same issues that I’ve been having with iPhoto for the new iPad, then here is a handy workaround. I know, I know, I can’t believe that it’s not easier to create albums and events in the new iPhoto but I guess that it’s a new application and […]

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The future of desktop computers

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Was thinking about the future of desktop computing after watching fourcast on twit.tv I believe that desktop computing won’t be around in the future.  I believe that desktops will evolve into servers, although we may still call them desktops.  They may end up living underneath your TV or you may rent one from a server […]

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How vital the development of Siri is…

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I have just watched Steven Frys free podcast on iTunes live from the Covent Garden Apple Store, where he speaks about his love of language.  It made me think about how vitally important the development of ‘conversational computing’ is.  If language affected our evolution to such an extent that we were separated from all other […]

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How Avid Screwed Pro Tools 9 Users

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If you use OSX you may sympathise with me here.  If you use pro tools on windows this isn’t as relevant. Today I upgraded my macbook air to OSX Lion.  I had to do this because I’ve got a new iPhone and there are lots of new features in Lion that I wanted to use. […]

Long Haired Media

Anti-Christian Hacker Attack on Pipe Organ Restorer

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After a long while trying to get passwords and domain information I was finally able to get Aistrup and Hind’s website back online after a spate of anti-christian hacker attacks. Aistrup and Hind are a pipe organ tuner and restorer working out of Lincoln in Lincolnshire.  I was not involved in their site at all but the company owner […]

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PHP driven Twitter Feed at Long Haired Media

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I’ve just added a twitter feed to my homepage at for my web design business in Lincoln.  There are a couple of reasons I’ve done this, not only is it good for my followers to see what I’ve been up too and to see some nice twitter integration on my site, I think it will […]

Long Haired Media

Long Haired Media up and running

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After a massive rush to get the site up and running for thursday morning (in fact the site went up at 5.20am  ish) the website is online!  Yey. It still needs loads of work but at least it’s up and doing it’s job.  So here it is Long Haired Media and it’s also up on […]

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Starting work on the Long Haired Media Website

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Well all. I said I was gonna try to go it alone. Well I handed in my notice at work and I leave on Wednesday. Got 250 flyers and 250 business cards printed to distribute Thursday. Should be fun! Starting work on the Long Haired Media website today, which is going to become the web […]

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iPad 2 upgrade

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Should I upgrade to the iPad 2? Well I’ve been thinking about it. Since the iPad 2 launch I’ve gotten right into using my iPad again after using the MacBook air quite extensively. Obviously the macbook air kicks the pants off the iPad for programming and general computer type work but I find the iPad […]