I realise I’m one of about three people who this affects, but it’s irritating nonetheless, so I thought I’d write about it.
I use Tweetpress with Twitter to upload pictures. Tweetpress is used instead of yfrog or twitpic, to share images on Twitter, but upload them to your own WordPress website. I do this so that they’re on my own hosting, on my own blog, and when people click them from my Twitter feed, they come to my site. I know this has contributed to the visitor numbers here, which have been growing ever since I started this blog on this domain.
It creates a nice photos page, with a load of thumbnails of my recent images. Lovely.
The problem now though is massive lack of support. Continue reading Twitter moan – why do no iPhone developers support Tweetpress properly?
Complete fail, really.
Plant purchased: 24th May 2011 (from B&Q).
This is what it looked like when I bought it:
And…well…there’s no completed date, because it’s been a big failure. Today’s date is the 1st of September, and this is what it looks like now:
Continue reading Growing: Tomatoes – FAIL.
Last night’s episode of The Gadget Show featured Jason Bradbury and Suzi Perry trying to present the show, while not AT the studio.
In the case of Suzi, she had a virtual avatar of herself made, then overlayed on the screen. She looked a bit odd, but it worked ok.
Jason attempted a robot of himself. From the neck up, it was scarily life-like while motionless, but moved in a manner that made it obvious he wasn’t human.
Don’t get me wrong. I like robots. They’re pretty cool. The idea of having a device that can tidy your house, mow your lawn, or even drive to work for you – all pretty cool.
But Continue reading No More Human-like Robots