Miscellaneous

WordPress – The ‘white screen of death’ and how to avoid it.

The ‘white screen of death’ is something that you have come across in either trying to customise your site or you wouldn’t have come here for answers! On a brand new installation of WordPress it can be extremely annoying to suddenly find that your site doesn’t work. The actual site may be online, but it … Continue reading WordPress – The ‘white screen of death’ and how to avoid it.

Views around the Mourne Mountains

Renault Digital Speedometer – Ever wondered how to change the units of speed?

Change your Renault speedometer from kilometres per hour to miles per hour and vice versa. If you own a Renault with a digital speedometer (odometer) then you will have realised by now that it does not follow the old norm of having a nice dial with both Miles per hour and Kilometres per hour around … Continue reading Renault Digital Speedometer – Ever wondered how to change the units of speed?

Bookie bashing – pastime or business?

One of those questions everyone wants answered. Some people claim to have made it their main source of income, others use it to have some low cost excitement. So just how easy is it to make money from a bookmaker? The old adage is that you’ll never meet a poor bookie. But that’s doesn’t mean … Continue reading Bookie bashing – pastime or business?

Apple are doing it again. Change for the sake of innovation?

Apple Insider have discovered a new patent submitted by Apple, which they appear to be intending to use to make headphone slots thinner, which of course would allow them to reduce the overall thickness of their phones. Now while it may initially sound like a good idea, it is only on closer inspection of the … Continue reading Apple are doing it again. Change for the sake of innovation?