Google Apps for Work & iPhone

I use Google Apps for Work for my email. Some people may argue that its not the right thing to do, and that you can run your own servers etc. Yes, that’s true. I did. But I like access to my mail anywhere, and across multiple devices. So for £3.30 a month (I only use one account) there isn’t a better option out there as far as I’m concerned.

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MSE on Windows Server 2012 R2

I wanted a simple, free, and non-intrusive anti-virus solution for a Windows Server 2012 File Server I was installing. It was sitting behind a firewall, and on a network with fully protected machines, but I didn’t want to leave it unprotected.

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Safari Freezing When Opening New Tab / Or Typing Address

I noticed an issue with Safari, when opening a new tab, and beginning to type the address, it would freeze for a few seconds. Not a lot, but enough to be annoying. It would also happen sometimes when switching between tabs, or Safari Windows.

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Homemade NAKD Bars

Ever since I tasted the genuine bars, especially the orange ones, I’ve loved them. They’re a nice healthier alternative to treats. So after mentioning it on Twitter and a friend of mine sending me his recipe, I thought I’d have a go at making my own.

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Access BIOS – Various Makes / Models

I’m putting up a list of BIOS access for various different machines that I come across, I’ve spent too much time in the past digging around finding what does what, I know it only takes a minute or so to try the different keys but its annoying. So here’s my list. It’ll grow …

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Blank HTML Document

If you’re anything like me, you want to have something like this close to hand and somewhere you can get at any time. I have this file saved locally on my machine in about 34 different folders, and on my Google Drive.

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Anker 4 Port USB3 Hub

Not glamorous, not particularly exciting, and not going to set the world alight. But, this simple little hub is an example of a quality product, with thoughtful touches and great packaging. All in all it means I’m a lot more likely to be buying accessories from Anker than I was before. Read on for a little review of the unit, and some pictures of the nice touches and packaging that I liked.

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Rapha Repair Service

I thought I’d do a review on the Rapha repair service, something they offer to customers who purchase certain items from their range. So if you crash and damage an item, you can send it back to them for free repairs, yes, free!!

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Peugeot #steelisreal

I’ve been wanting a steel road bike for a long time. I have been trawling eBay every other night just checking for any bargains or bikes that pop up, bidding on the occasional bike but never quite getting there, and never finding anything just right.

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