How to block Farmville 2 Notifications on Facebook

So a new version of Farmville 2 has been driving me mad with notifications on Facebook.  Here’s how to block them. Just go to http://www.facebook.com/appcenter/farmville-two and click that Block button. For the sake of your own sanity, do it now! Can’t do it now?  Add it to your To Do list on http://www.myagilityboard.com

Kony 2012, Cover the Night

This morning on my three minute walk from my flat to the lab on campus, I saw Kony 2012 posters, I counted probably three dozen of the red sheets of paper aiming to make everybody know the name Joseph Kony so that everyone will be aware of his crimes against humanity. I was also out

April on Campus

Remember that photo I shared with you last week?  That ever so summery March on Campus?  Well here’s the exact same photograph but taken today, exactly one week later. Once again, this was taken with fifteen exposures on a Canon 550D.  The nature of the shots meant that the snow that was falling at the

March on Campus

This image is 78.33 Mega Pixels in size, all I can say is, try zooming in. The photo is taken using fifteen exposures on a Canon 550D. Can you see? What else can you spot? UPDATE – 25th July 2012 – USE OF THIS PHOTO Various people within the University of Dundee have contacted me

SEO – Changing How Bands Pick Their Names

One of my favourite bands is chamber music trio featuring a Cello, a Double Bass and a Beat Boxer on Flute.  I first discovered the band when I watched a video on YouTube that had gone viral of the flutist from this band playing the theme from the popular computer game Super Mario Brothers whilst simultaneously beat

American Billion vs British Billion

I read an article on Gizmodo today in which Jesus Diaz quoted the cash balance of Apple as being $100,000 million. After this came a large torrent of arguments complaining about why he didn’t just say $100 billion! Meanwhile some people complained that in their country this figure would not be correct as in most