Assigning Global Key Shortcuts (+MM) to iTunes in Windows

I came up with this problem and had trouble finding a solution online, so I thought I’d share it with you: My Multimedia keyboard (With << and >> keys) used to work with iTunes but somehow got messed up and I haven’t been able to associate the keys again with the functions in any media […]

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Weekly Highlights (27/12/2009)

Yikes! I’ve hit my monthly limit on Flickr. So for this time I’ll only be uploading the photos onto the blog directly instead of via flickr. On the 21st of December we had something similar to a snow storm through the night. It was fun for a while, and fortunately I have central heating so […]

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Learning About: The Difference between the UK, Britain and England

I have been in doubt for a long time about the difference between the United Kingdom, Great Britain and England. For some strange reason I thought England was a country, Great Britain was the alliance between Scotland, Wales, England and Northern Ireland, and the United Kingdom was the collection of islands including the Isle of […]

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Learning about: The Operating System of Money

What is the operating system of money? Why are the rich getting richer and the poor getting poorer? When did all of this start? Douglas Rushkoff answers these questions in a powerfully simple way: Once upon a time, before the middle ages, we had an abundance-based currency. Everyone lived happily, you were issued vouchers based […]

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Weekly Highlights (20/12/2009)

On Friday, the 18th of December, it started snowing. It was the first time in years I had seen snow. It was just a bit, but it was enough to provide for a joyful experience. Just one day later I lived through a heavy snow storm, which started while I was doing some shopping at […]

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Has dark matter finally been detected? | The Guardian

So, has the time come? Have we discovered dark matter? This article from the Guardian seems to relate to such an idea. If this is true, it will surely be a breakthrough which will start a series of discoveries in the Scientific community. For 80 years, it has eluded the finest minds in science. But […]

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