Acer Notebooks shipped with Ubuntu

Acer Aspire 4315 Laptops are now being shipped with copies of Ubuntu 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon) in Auckland and Wellington DSE stores. (http://www.geekzone.co.nz/freitasm/4387)Recently I also saw them for sale in the Noel Leeming catalogue as well (Lower Hutt – not sure how widespread this is).Because its not fitted with Windows, they’re also going for a cheap […]

Edit in Place Demo script

I made a post how I made it so that I could edit the text of my site actually on the site!Well now you can see it too! Instructions:1. Go to www.alingham.eirenz.net/admin/2. Login with the following details: Username: demo Password: demopass3. On the home page, click on the text that you want to edit (left […]

Editing the Now

I’ve spent two days on this! It is however something that only affects me, and something that many of you will probably think… “What’s he on about!?”So I decided to update my site a little… and add an editor. But not just any editor…This editor allows me to login, and then click on any of […]

100 Posts!

Yay! Its here! The 100th post on this blog!I’ve been working on the new church website on and off for the last couple of weeks. It is yet undecided if it will go ahead – that rests entirely on the shoulders of the website select committee…But I have told them about it and it has […]

The Laptop Saga // A New Hope…

Here it is!Finally, after a long long time ago,in a galaxy far away,my new laptop arrived.Toshiba A200 The specs are basically double what my old one had! Which is primo!It came with Vista Home Basic (Which although is new and looks all good, lacks the major differences from XP that are raved about in Vista […]

The Latop Saga

So I sent my laptop into the Insurance company to sort out the replacement of either the broken screen or the whole thing last week, Friday. My friend Emma from TCol had the same thing happen (admittedly her’s had a full grown boy stand on it), and hers was exactly the same computer. Her insurance […]

Buses running on whose time?

It is a well known fact in Wellington that there is little point looking at the bus timetables. Its better just to sit back, relax and wait for it to come. The times are rough generalizations and merely give you how often they come and go, as opposed to when they will actually come and […]

Ibanez RG350

I have put my Ibanez back up on Trade Me for sale.Please visit if you are interested and bid away! Very good bargin! Go to the Auction ‘Till next time…

Bumper Stickers

Impotence: Nature’s way of saying ‘No Hard Feelings’ Don’t be sexist…. Broads hate that Constipated people don’t give a crap! If you can read this, I’ve lost my trailer. The Earth is full. Go Home. So many pedestrians…. So little time. Fight crime… Shoot back! ‘Till next time…

Flickr, Study and the eve of 7 months…

Its been a busy time of late.I’ve been studying for exams which are next week, Monday 18th and Friday 22nd June. With the amount of reading I’ve done, I’m a bit out of it at the moment and stress is slowly rising.I’ve spent the in-between times integrating Flickr with my own site to take care […]

Update // Dark skin – 8//06//07

I’ve put up my new skin. It is a darker skin with a kind of grungy feel. I’ve been in contact with the designer of www.elliotjaystocks.com which is the base of the new skin. I liked it that much!!!I was going to be looking at a design that was similar in feel any way!!!So – […]

CSS Naked Day

Stumbled across this while browsing through some Design Site. It sounds like a brilliant idea!CSS Naked Day!!! Thats right – strip off your CSS and leave the bare minimum on your site!My site www.alingham.vze.com will be showing all on the day – 5th April 2007. Feel free to check it out.If you run your own […]