Monday, 27 April 2009

Monday Blues Cure

Found this music video:





browsing from videos linked to this





Nice.

Saturday, 25 April 2009

Tuesday, 21 April 2009

Online newspapers

Going online isn't always beneficial, particularly if you stop printing your newspaper, see here, here and here.

Monday, 20 April 2009

Monday Blues Cure

Firstly, create your own music! More. (h/t: David Thompson).



Now for some music, 'stravinsky rite of spring' first hit on youtube.





Parts 2 and 3 also available.

Tuesday, 14 April 2009

Political Blogging (pt 2)

Stephen Pollard has some interesting things to say about the effect of Blogging as against the effect of the MSM in information dissemination. Oliver Kamm, takes a somewhat different line.

Monday, 13 April 2009

Political Blogging

Here is a confrontation between Micheal White of the Guardian and Guido Fawkes (of the said blog) on Newsnight, which raises some interesting points:



Monday Blues Cure

Searching for 'Hot Rockin' by Judas Priest on Google brought this back as a first hit from youtube:





Plus 'yes owner of a lonely heart', 2nd hit down, live version.





Enjoy.

Sunday, 12 April 2009

More computing history

The history of the mouse.

and.

Pictures of the Xerox interface, 1981. From quite a nice resource on the history of computing, Digibarn.


(h/t: David Thompson)

The progress of computing vs. cars

This is great - just love it!

Its a myth of course, but enjoyable none the less.

Monday, 6 April 2009

Monday Blues Cure

Here's Thomas Tallis's 'If ye love me':





Like the idea of displaying the music itself with the video. This was a search on Google, using the terms 'thomas tallis'. Result found a little way down the page. Plus some Miles Davis:





Search on Miles Davis, using options displayed in search box.

Thursday, 2 April 2009