Updating my Galaxy Tab S 8.4 to AOKP

Updating my Galaxy Tab S 8.4 to AOKP

I finally got fed up with my Galaxy Tab S running like a dog and always running out of space. I decided it was time to put something a little more vanilla onto the tablet and blow away all of the Samsung provided goodness bloatware. To do this, I went through the following steps:

Retropie – Pi 3 makes a big difference

Retropie – Pi 3 makes a big difference

Last week I decided to upgrade the Raspberry Pi that was running my instance of Retropie. I replaced my original Pi 1 with a much more up to date Pi 3. As I have all my ROMS on an external hard drive this was a very easy swap over. I downloaded the Pi 3 distribution of RetroPie onto a micro SD card and inserted this into the Pi 3. It was then a simple plug for plug replacement swapping the…

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Came here and it was broken

Came here and it was broken

Just popped in to check the status of my site and, it appears, the last WordPress automatic update has broken the themes on my site. I have quickly changed to the latest version of the “twenty xxx” series of themes and now it appears I have to recreate my menu. This has been a real week of tech failure for me, both at work and at home where simple stuff is just not working. So annoyed especially as my watch…

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Chilli a la Antony

Chilli a la Antony

This is a recipe that originally came out of a “Food for Flatters” book my mum gave me when I moved in to share a house with a few mates while I was at Uni.  Since then it has been through a few refinements but is still basically the same thing I used to cook back then. A cheap yummy chilli that can be used for taco’s or even as a pasta sauce

A New Belt for Father’s Day

A New Belt for Father’s Day

This post is a little late but I thought I would put something up about my father’s day weekend.  It started off as pretty much any normal weekend with me getting up on Saturday morning to go to karate training.  Two big differences happened here.  The first is that I only did one hours training rather than two, the other is that I picked up a grading slip for the grading session on the Sunday.