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President Trump
Wed 09 November 2016 :
Thing Explainer Short Story
Mon 07 December 2015 :

Writing a short story subject to extremely arbitrary rules

Making OSX drivers for the WiiU GameCube adapter
Fri 06 March 2015 :

How I learned to stop worrying and love the kexts.

The password is not dead. It's just on life support.
Mon 14 July 2014 :

Christopher Mims isn't right yet. But he will be.

Musing on European Elections
Thu 22 May 2014 :

Today is the European Elections in the UK, and (to my mild surprise) a lot of election-related hashtags are trending on Twitter. However, a lot of people still seem rather apathetic about voting. This voter apathy is far less justifiable in the European Elections than UK domestic elections (though frankly is unacceptable in either case), simply because of the voting system used, which is proportional representation

Royal Twins
Wed 05 December 2012 :

How likely are royal twins, really?

Arcade Stick
Thu 19 January 2012 :

QCF+HP

#dbmillion
Mon 09 January 2012 :

Derren Brown and Random Numbers - or lack thereof.

Earned
Sat 31 December 2011 :

Where I take some time off.

Once more, with feeling
Wed 24 August 2011 :

A disjointed narrative, but not without reason.

Cambridge Disposable Camera
Thu 18 August 2011 :

Because people are awesome.

Cambridge Pub Tube Map
Thu 04 August 2011 :

If you want something done, do it yourself.

To date
Fri 27 May 2011 :

Magic, mystery and elegance

Old Spice
Wed 14 July 2010 :

Viral media at work

A Brief Respite
Tue 22 December 2009 :
Bruce Dickinson
Fri 11 September 2009 :

Because I'm really quite special

Ph.D.s: AWESOME!
Sun 06 September 2009 :
Co(mic)incidence
Tue 18 August 2009 :
In the summertime when the weather is high...
Tue 28 July 2009 :

Countdown and Derren Brown

b3takhan
Sat 25 July 2009 :

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CAD Rule
Sat 25 July 2009 :

Making CAD funnier by deleting half of it.

Qwantz Twitter
Sat 25 July 2009 :

A mash-up for the ages.

Curtain Call
Wed 01 July 2009 :

Truly the end of an era

The Lottery Frustrator
Fri 05 June 2009 :

How much would you have won?.

Twitter Compression
Sun 10 May 2009 :

140 characters - but how big a message can we send?

Procrastination
Sat 02 May 2009 :

Fun times and War Crimes

Technology and TeX
Tue 07 April 2009 :

iPods, Wiis and Backups - oh my!

Lightning Strikes Twice
Fri 20 February 2009 :

Apparetly not as busy as I thought

License To Ill
Sat 31 January 2009 :

A good run comes to an end

Are you feeling lucky?
Mon 19 January 2009 :

The infamous button on steroids.

Countdown
Sat 13 December 2008 :

Your time starts... now

Michaelmas Post Mortem
Mon 08 December 2008 :

Death not being treated as suspicious

LHC
Thu 11 September 2008 :

Which is large? The Hadrons, or the Collider?

My heroes
Sat 30 August 2008 :

At least Farscape's over now

Olympics
Sun 17 August 2008 :

Factor of twenty

Summer starts here
Fri 08 August 2008 :

Bring it on

Mixed Fruit
Sun 03 August 2008 :

Street magic and bad science

Say Cheese
Sun 27 July 2008 :

Cameras and insurance claims

The Internet is like an Elephant
Wed 23 July 2008 :

It never forgets

Getting there
Thu 17 July 2008 :

Another website iteration

New / Old Site
Sun 13 July 2008 :

First Wordpress post

Better Late Than Never
Sat 23 December 2006 :

Or so I'll tell myself

Ratchett and Clank
Wed 19 July 2006 :

Shiny happy fun times

Tempus Fugit
Thu 06 July 2006 :
Nizlopi! Nizlopi! Nizlopi!
Tue 04 April 2006 :

Do I need to explain how great they were?

Wheeee
Fri 31 March 2006 :

That clear?

Christmas as an Adult?
Tue 27 December 2005 :

Turns out, it's still great fun

Drain Drain Go Away
Fri 09 December 2005 :

Terms of endearment

Cambridge / 10
Wed 05 October 2005 :

The start of something great?

International Camp: A V in-tents experience
Fri 26 August 2005 :

Summer holidays for free

Ketchup? Cat-sup? Catch-up.
Fri 05 August 2005 :

Exams and their aftermath

Always something new
Sat 28 May 2005 :
The Curtain Falls
Tue 24 May 2005 :

The end of an era

Terry Pratchett Comes to Town
Thu 12 May 2005 :

AKA

Oh, prey tell.
Wed 13 April 2005 :
More of the same
Sat 09 April 2005 :

And something completely different

Spring. And Things.
Fri 18 March 2005 :

How little there is left.

Tests and Results
Sun 13 March 2005 :

Or how General Studies sucks

Are you made of the white stuff?
Fri 04 March 2005 :

Snow!

Free money and iPods
Thu 03 March 2005 :

At least one of these things is real.

Alex 1 - 0 Phil
Mon 28 February 2005 :

Picasa

Today was a great day
Thu 24 February 2005 :

In many different ways

Walking in the Snow
Sun 20 February 2005 :
History Boys
Sat 12 February 2005 :

Or our lives on stage.

So... that Nottingham Interview
Wed 02 February 2005 :

Old boys network.

Christmas Eve
Fri 24 December 2004 :

Ho ho ho

Game Stars Live
Sun 05 September 2004 :

Hooray for Video Games

V was cool
Sun 22 August 2004 :
Results
Thu 19 August 2004 :
I'm all beached out.
Mon 09 August 2004 :
A contender for best website ever?
Tue 27 July 2004 :

Scrobble me harder

Aaaaand..... relax.
Wed 21 July 2004 :

Party, party, party hard.

Adverts
Sun 11 July 2004 :

We salute you...

Cambridge Kicks Ass
Fri 02 July 2004 :

'Nuff said

All the cool kids are doing it
Sat 26 June 2004 :
Exams over
Wed 23 June 2004 :
Exams
Sat 15 May 2004 :
Cogito, ergo sum kiwi
Wed 12 May 2004 :
May the fourth be with you.
Tue 04 May 2004 :

I crack me up.

Snow!
Thu 29 January 2004 :
Christmas
Thu 25 December 2003 :

Deep Space Channel 9

Acrophobia, again
Wed 24 December 2003 :

TAG - Totally Awesome Game

Eternal slinky
Sun 21 December 2003 :

Or a new purpose in life.

Scissors game, and Acrophobia
Thu 11 December 2003 :

Open... closed...

Homework
Fri 05 December 2003 :
It's nearly here!
Mon 01 December 2003 :
Today started bad...
Fri 21 November 2003 :

...and got worse.

Can it be?
Sun 16 November 2003 :

Share the wonders I've seen

A free copy of Viewtiful Joe? Yes please...
Fri 14 November 2003 :

But at what cost

The most fun I have had in ages
Mon 10 November 2003 :

Which is perhaps a little sad

I rock my world.
Fri 07 November 2003 :

Testing times

Urgh
Tue 04 November 2003 :
A new month
Sun 02 November 2003 :

And old addiction

Revision by any other name... would still be a pain
Fri 31 October 2003 :
OC Remixes are fantastic
Thu 30 October 2003 :

Or how I caused iTunes to have a fit.