Now how on earth did I miss this puppy? Well that's twice this week I've missed out on knowing something about Google (This and also my quick US Weather Alert system for tornado watches and tornado warnings - will post about this at a later date though)
Now when I'm fiddling around and programming for my Android phone, I usually use Eclipse as my IDE and use it with the Android SDK (API Level 8 and API Level 15 for Android 2.2 and Android 4.0.3 respectively), however upon searching around the internet for some tutorials... [read more]
It's only recently been reported by Sky, that a numerous amount of their Android apps have been hacked and replaced on the Google Play Store. As you can see from the screenshot to the side, it's a group calling themselves the Syrian Electronic Army. At the time of writing this up the affected apps are Sky Go, Sky+, Sky WiFi and the Sky News app.
I was randomly searching on Google Images for a picture earlier and casually saw a picture that was a badly photoshopped version of Boris Johnson's head on a females body - I believe it was something to do with the London Olympics last year.
It wasn't until I opened the image that I immediately collapsed on the floor with laughter!
The people who think this type of stuff up are stuff of legends!
You will remember from a post I made on 30th Jun 2012 ("The Empire Grows...") that I aquired a domain name and was about to start a website on it, but not tell you what it is. Well as my own personal deadline for launching the site ticks down to less than 4 days away, I've pretty much done most of the "back-end" of the site. However the main point of this project is to show how I can transform it from 0 visitors when it opens to a certain amount (which I think I placed as 1,000).
So at the... [read more]
Hello June! Only feels a day or two ago that it was turning May and my oh my don't the months seem to fly by now (probably because I'm starting to get older - urgh), anyways, because I like to be public about things I thought I'd publish my website stats for May 2012 on here so you can all have a ganders.
Now I run 4 websites at the moment, but in time I will keep making more and adding them to my empire. Two of them are clean (here and UKTVC), one is a bit so-so (SwimVault) and the... [read more]