Enabling telnet on Windows 7

Enabling telnet on Windows 7

If you’re an avid Windows Vista or Windows 7 user, you might notice that the “telnet” command no longer works – this is because it’s disabled by default in Vista and above, for security reasons. You can however simply re-enable it from the control panel: Control Panel > Programs and Features > Turn Windows features on or off > Tick “Telnet Client” and hit OK.

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Orijin Design – Website & Graphic Design

Orijin Design – Website & Graphic Design

UPDATE: Orijin Design is now Acmeten, see the website here: http://www.acmeten.co.uk Orijin Design is based in Cambridge and they’ve been designing and developing websites for nearly 6 years. They work with a multitude of local Cambridge individuals, businesses, charities and not-for-profit organisations. Their websites are beautifully designed and search engine friendly, they offer a broad range of flexibility, which makes for a healthy working relationship for clients. “We love working locally on all manner of projects, for …

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How does Formula 1 driver numbering work?

How does Formula 1 driver numbering work?

This is something most people may not think about, but it’s interesting if you’re an f1 geek. Each driver is assigned a number – the previous season’s champion is assigned number 1, whilst his team-mate number 2. Number’s are then assigned in order according to each team’s position in the previous season’s constructors’ championship. Curiously, the number 13 is not used. Superstitious, FIA?

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F1 Championship 2010, how is it stacking up with 6 races to go?

F1 Championship 2010, how is it stacking up with 6 races to go?

I posted almost exactly 3 months ago with my opinion of the new season, it’s teams and drivers, new rules, and a prediction for the end of the season. Has any of it changed? Here’s the original post, have a quick read. My prediction then was: 1. Lewis Hamilton 2. Sebastian Vettel 3. Mark Webber 4. Jenson Button 5. Fernando Alonso 6. Felipe Massa 7. Robert Kubica 8. Nico Rosberg The standings as they are …

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Westboro Baptist Church (God Hates Fags) vs Brick Stone

Westboro Baptist Church are well known for their anti-homosexual propaganda/pickets, and at a recent picket they received an un-expected visit from comedic journalist Brick Stone. Watch the video, you’ll not regret it. If you’re not familiar with Westboro Baptist Church, read more about them on wiki, or take a look at their hilarious website: Wikipedia Official Site

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Basic MySQL commands

Basic MySQL commands

Some people use MySQL day in day out, some use it sporadically – if you ever play with web systems (blogs, knowledgebase software) or generally anything that needs a good database/backend, you’ll at some point need to know the basic/common commands and syntax. Below when you see # it means from the unix shell. When you see mysql> it means from a MySQL prompt after logging into MySQL. To login (from unix shell) use -h …

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Music taste..

Music taste..

One of the reasons I love last.fm in addition to being able to listen to pretty much anything for free, and having a good community, is the way it allows you to track your music listening habits. Any music I listen to in my car, on my phone, on my computer is all synced to last.fm, love it. last.fm: dracata

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Our heroes, past and present – Button, Hamilton and Senna’s MP4-4

Hamilton and Button visit the McLaren garage and take a look at Senna’s 88′ car (the McLaren MP4-4), stunning video – keep them coming McLaren!

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Chewy’s first day of school

Chewy’s first day of school

Fantastic picture of a young chewy! Sourced from MakingOf, drawn by illustrator Bobby Chiu of Imaginism Studios.

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How do I take a screenshot of my iPhone screen?

How do I take a screenshot of my iPhone screen?

Home Button & Sleep Button. Incredibly simple to do, though I realised I couldn’t remember how to do it.. Just press the home screen & sleep buttons at the time, and it’ll make a camera click noise, putting the photo in “Camera Roll” on your iPhone

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