Rediscover this day – 25th December 2009 – Christmas at Khamkerri, South Africa.
8 Years ago on this Christmas day, Jo and I were at Khamkerri, South Africa experiencing a bush Christmas with our families. It was the first time we had managed to get everyone together from both sides of the family in the same location. Quite…
Hey Google, play some rock music and set bedroom light to red.
Hey Google, what is in the box? There are a few coloured, square cards that make up the instructions and below them is the Google Home Mini. Once out of the box, it is the size of a 99p MacDonald’s burger, but trust me it…
Bitstamp, Coinbase, Binance, Cryptopia are the best exchanges to buy and sell cryptocurrency.
The topic of this post is Bitcoin exchanges, but frankly one can use my post as a guide to buying any cryptocurrency from any exchanges. I have previously written about my experiences buying Ripple XRP from the Bitstamp exchange, the wallets one should be looking…
Kraken.com Error 520 Web server is returning an unknown error
Error 520 Web Server is returning an unknown error. Nine words no one wants to see seconds after performing a financial transaction on a Bitcoin exchange. Did I just purchase or sell that coin? Why can’t I withdraw to my wallet? Did my money go through?…
Videos from the late greats Chris, David, Kurt, Freddie, Prince, Chester
Here are some of the videos I have enjoyed this weekend. They all have death in common. The saddest song being the first video from the late great Chris Cornell singing “Nothing compares to you”. Such a great voice lost forever. Another great cover and…
£2 (Pounds) free Google Play Credit is a good reason to love Google.
£2 in Google Play Credit is one good reason to love Google. That will go nicely towards my next book or application or movie. There are other reasons to love Google and I recommend you keep reading. There is a way using your Mobile device…
(Old) review of Sony MDR-1RBT Wireless NFC Stereo Headphones from OMGitsHUGE.com
I was looking at my Sony MDR-1RBT Wireless NFC Stereo headphones this morning and thinking what a great pair of headphones they have been. I have been using them every day almost for well over 4 years and they have worked flawlessly. I have even…
Cryptocurrency Ripple XRP traded at Bitstamp exchange.
I traded my first cryptocurrency Ripple XRP through the Bitstamp exchange on the 10th of July 2017. A mere 3 months ago. I bought $121 worth of XRP, which cost 0.20668 pennies per coin. It got me 588.83 coins. A week earlier I had read…
California Road Trip – Cambria, San Simeon, Ragged Point, Cayucos.
Day 4 – We left Scotts Valley for the last time. Our destination was Cayucos, a small coastal town near Cambria. We picked this town because it was on Route 1, on the beach, cheap and looked like a nice place to stay. Ideally we…
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