Retirement at 40

Retirement at 40

Retirement at 40, is it possible? – For me, yes. I think it’s possible. Although to retire early, ideally you want to get started early. The same as compounding interest, the younger you start saving. The more money you have in the future. How much do I need in order to retire at 40? I …

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Z340 Zodiac Killer Letter

Z340 Zodiac Killer Letter

I’m always interested in solving the unsolved mysteries (Murders, Space, Ciphers, Medicine). Anyway, I’ve been looking at the Z340 Zodiac letter and how it’s already partially solved, I’ve been studying the letter and here are my thoughts relating to it Some of the letters look like they would be in a PigPen Cipher The Zodiac …

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How I fixed my Car Audio with Zip Ties

How I fixed my Car Audio with Zip Ties

I recently wrote how I replaced my factory head unit in my car with an aftermarket one. One of the problems I’ve been experiencing however, was intermittent sound AND no radio. I had a weird issue where the head unit also wasn’t powering up too. The speakers were dropping in and out, and also the …

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Finally some sounds in the car

Finally some sounds in the car

This has been going on for some time now, but I’ve wanted to replace my factory head unit with a better one. The standard one in the Nissan isn’t exactly the best, it does the job but the CD player part was broken and it was annoying me. I didn’t want to chop any of …

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Home Asterisk Server

Home Asterisk Server

One of the things I’ve wanted with my Home IT Setup is as much control as possible. My Internet service (and analogue telephone line) is provided by British Telecom (BT). Not that there’s anything wrong with it, I just simply prefer to have a lot more control over the phone line when it enters my …

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I think clearer when angry

I think clearer when angry

Ever had those moments of zen? I was doing the dishes in the house and whilst doing them my mind went over an argument I had at my place of work recently. I realised that for some strange reason I think clearer when angry. I get the red mist, my adrenaline flows, and my temper …

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Old RAC Sat Nav Files

Old RAC Sat Nav Files

I’m busy working on an old Sat Nav for someone but one problem I’ve come across which seems to be regular. Is that the site which used to be used by them for all the files (it was known as Route 66) is no longer online   It was taken down due to more and more …

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AudioEndpointBuilder – The Dilemma

AudioEndpointBuilder – The Dilemma

Thought I’d make this post to help save some time if someone else came across it. I was recently asked to fix a Windows 8.1 64-bit Laptop with no sound. The problem being specific to Windows 8 laptops   Talk about a night mare. The sound wasn’t working basically because the “Windows Audio” service wasn’t …

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