Windows Experience Index – in 8.1 – Where is it?

Introduction Recently Microsoft announced¬† a bit of a climb down over its release of Windows 8.1 to MSDN developers (like me).¬† Their previous stand was for developers to get 8.1 at the same time as commercial release. So I’ve had a look, installing it into a VirtualBox environment… The focus of this article is on… Continue reading Windows Experience Index – in 8.1 – Where is it?

Use Loads of Water – Ignore Hosepipe Ban

Pre-Emptive rationing Behaviour In the spirit of the recent government diktat from dorky Francis Maude¬† for all motorists to get into their cars, then queue for hours to buy up all available petrol, I’ve decided to jump the gun on the water shortage! I’ve now run round the house turning all the taps on and… Continue reading Use Loads of Water – Ignore Hosepipe Ban