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Radiohead versus Foo Fighters

Posted by Darren on October 11th, 2007 / 1 comment

I should first explain that these two bands aren’t in the middle of a feud or planning a ruck (as far as I know). Having said that, you’d have to think that although the members of Radiohead outnumber that of … [more]

One year on

Posted by Darren on September 29th, 2007 / 10 comments

John ‘Jim’ Adams – 24th November 1940 to 29th September 2006

I can hardly believe it’s been a year since I got that phone call, my brother Steve telling me that our dad had collapsed and died during his pool … [more]

Domino just keeps getting better

Posted by Darren on September 20th, 2007 / 1 comment

Today, for the second time this year, I had the opportunity to join Lotus Vice President Kevin Cavanaugh at a customer meeting. Until recently Kevin was the Vice President for Notes / Domino development, but now runs the messaging and … [more]

It’s still too early to gloat

Posted by Darren on September 17th, 2007 / 19 comments

Way too early. When last we discussed the footy, ManYoo were languishing in the drop zone and Florida Steve was talking about not being able to give Chelski that kind of lead. And now look at the table. After the … [more]

I’m a tennis pro

Posted by Darren on September 13th, 2007 / 4 comments

I was going to entitle this entry “crikey, my arm hurts” but I decided not to. Apparently video games cause children (and adults) to become couch potatoes and obesity is the knock-on effect. Well, whoever said that obviously hasn’t worked … [more]

My iPod gets even more out of date

Posted by Darren on September 9th, 2007 / 4 comments

Apple are quite smart really. I think they announced their new range of iPods just in time to capture the imagination of the Christmas market and ensure that they’re actually available (Nintendo take note). And yet again they’ve delivered something … [more]

A trip to South Africa

Posted by Darren on September 8th, 2007 / No comments

What a week… I arrived at Cape Town on Tuesday morning, in the nick of time to present at the launch event for our three new offerings (Notes 8, Connections and Quickr). That evening I flew to Johannesburg with my … [more]

Archos or iPod?

Posted by Darren on August 26th, 2007 / 18 comments

There are many things you can be sure of in this life. Death is one, but if you want to discuss something less morbid let’s talk about technology – the fact that if you purchase any item, as sure as … [more]

And now, a quick look at the Premier league table

Posted by Darren on August 25th, 2007 / 4 comments

Being smug about how well your football team is doing is never a good idea, for it is exactly the sort of thing that will come back and haunt you, bite you on the backside, at a later date (or … [more]

Zeitgeist – Smashing Pumpkins

Posted by Steve on August 22nd, 2007 / 3 comments

I am honoured. I have been badgering Darren for a while to get on and write down his thoughts on Billy and his gang’s latest offering, but with him being such a busy boy, he has asked me to do … [more]