Q — How can I force my browser to be English when I am travelling? Depending on your preferred browser, each one will do this automatically for you. Some browsers do it transparently under the covers (MS Edge I am looking at you), some need a plugin to make it happen (Chrome & Firefox). For

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If you are one of the three people that actually reads my blog you might have asked yourself “Why has that muttering English bloke been so quiet on his technical blog for the last couple of months?“ The answer is “Because I’ve been busy moving house!“ Not just any old house move either — In

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Every propeller head takes some kind of perverse joy from wiping and reinstalling their Windows Machine. I know I do. After a year of various software installs, un-installs, re-installs, tweaks, hacks, dicking around (that’s a technical term) my Windows machine starts to get twitchy and a little punch drunk. It’s time for a fresh install and

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Home Exchange is pretty pretty pretty good Seriously – you can travel the world, swapping your home with some else’s for nothing! You can exchange your home for your next vacation and have an unforgettable travel experience. With more than 450,000 homes in 187 countries, HomeExchange is the world leader in home exchange vacations. Discover

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The Internet is a wealth of facts, fictions, opinions, lies, and halftruths! This thing called the internet has lots of information, lots of misinformation, lots of good guys, and lots of bad guys in it. Just like the human society we live in. In real life, we read signals of danger from how people look,

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I’m sick of Covid It’s time for another Covid Rant 🙂 I posted on social media this morning, expressing my opinion that: “I believe some governments are mishandling the Covid19 pandemic response and blowing it out of all proportion! The minimal effect of Covid19 on the world’s population (with a 99%+ survival rate) makes this

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Build a Resume From Your LinkedIn Profile If you keep your LinkedIn profile up to date—and need a hard copy of your resume—give LinkedIn’s Resume Builder a try. Linkedin’s resume builder takes the information from your LinkedIn profile and generates a resume, which can be downloaded as a PDF.. You can choose from a number

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Taking your Resume from simple text to Infographic As I mentioned in another blog – I use LinkedIn to edit and maintain my resume. It makes the information editing very simple and clean, and also generates a nice-looking basic resume layout. Maybe this layout works fine – but have you ever looked at infographic versions

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I recommend Snug CBD I love Snug CBD products. Snug recently launched a brand-new line of comestibles instilled with cannabidiol, Snug CBD (snugcbd.com) What is CBD? CBD is one of the magical chemical compounds in the cannabis plant. It is not to be confused with the chemical compound that gets you high! CBD is a

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PARLER the last bastion of “FREE SPEECH” During the course of 2020, we have seen the dystopian silencing of free speech on social media outlets like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. New discourse applications like PARLER have spawned in this space to defend and champion this thing called freedom of speech. The four Big Tech companies

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I’m still on a Covid rant 🙂 Covid19, SAR-COV-2, the dreaded CORONA VIRUS is Real! But… it’s not like the black plague! This is not Ebola, it’s not SARS, It’s politics playing at medicine and that’s a very dangerous game Dr. Hodkinson Back in November 2020 – Doctor Roger Hodkinson publicly announced his opinion on

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SPOILER ALERT – it’s ODYSEE YouTube has become Big Brother It’s time to look for a Youtube Alternative! America’s First Amendment prohibits the government from passing a law that forces any company to censor content. Ironically, it does not prohibit American Companies from censoring content and presenting skewed political views and news. Public sources should

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