I picked up the CD from ebay the other day and have been listening to it since it arrived. It's unfortunate that the Kila site doesn't accept Paypal or laser, as I would have been happier buying directly from them. The odd thing about Kila is that it was my Spanish ex-girlfriend who introduced me to them and their music. We went to see them live in Cork a few years ago and … [Read more...] about Kila – Live in Dublin
Archives for May 2005
A site I am involved in to a certain degree is currently receiving a certain degree of media attention due to a comment posted there by someone. The comment, which was not pleasant, was removed by one of the moderators and the user banned. This kind of thing happens on bulletin boards all the time. It might be a cause for irritation if you are the moderator, but it's hardly … [Read more...] about Privacy and online users
Over the last year the traffic and submissions to search.ie have grown exponentially. Unfortunately the number of spammers submitting rubbish has increased as well. The site was originally using Links 2 which uses a flatfile database with a perl frontend. Although it was very flexible in terms of templates etc., it did not scale very well, so I moved it to using a MySQL based … [Read more...] about Search.ie – revamp underway
This auction is for part of a British MI5 bugging device found hidden in the floorboards of a Sinn Féin office in Belfast in September 2004. Included is a handwritten letter of authentication from Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams. The handwritten letter has been framed and there is a display board for the device. This is a unique opportunity. A historical item such as this has … [Read more...] about MI5 Sinn Fein bug not for sale
The Sunday Business Post is proud of its ABC1 figures and is more than happy to quote them ad nauseum should you ask about advertising with them. Surely a newspaper of this stature is capable of producing factually correct articles? One would have thought so, but one would have been sadly mistaken. According to a recent article, penned by Computers in Business editor, Adrian … [Read more...] about Amazon is trading in Ireland – Weckler strikes again!