The holy grail of indicators

With that title, I am sure you are going to read this post to the end! If you have no time, the summary is: the holy grail just does not exist but it is worth searching for it, for the path is more important than the actual indicator! If you are…

SSH Is Wonderful!

Can we just take a moment to talk about how awesome SSH is! I'm out in my garage where the wifi reception is horrible and coding on my dev server via SSH. Even at ~120kbps down and ~50kbps up, I'm still able to use vim and screen productively. This…

Convenient Banking Security

I don't have a bank account, I am a member of a building society - Nationwide. As a member of this for-the-members organisation, I hold Nationwide to a higher standard than their for-the-shareholders bank counterparts. So I need to call them out…

This IS, the end of the world. And?

By now, I think everybody is getting cabin fever, and even the Dalai Lama is starting to consider playing golf with someone’s head. There’s no denying that the latest bio-weapon trial, I mean: the completely unforeseen and natural outbreak –…

Wait, This Doesn't Look Like Water...

Black water?A cutawaySomething went wrong, but what? I decided to add water to the glass from my last post. You would think that would be simple, but it came out black. I made a cutaway of the glass just to make sure that the water itself wasn't to…

Are the markets efficient?

It is a theory that has been in the air for quite long time that says that the price at any time reflect all the information available to investors. Read again what I have just written!…

And our hero sets off...

I think the two questions on the mind of anyone who stumbles on this blog would be: What is POV-Ray?Why is someone dedicating a blog to it?…

The One by Wacom Drawing Tablet

I recently got my first drawing tablet to try out, the One by Wacom. I have no previous experience with drawing tablets, so wasn't quite sure what to expect. And given I have a lot of time at home, now seems the perfect time to try it…