The fight back to fitness

At age 28 and 10 years on, I have finally found the motivation to once again start cycling properly. In the back of my mind I’ve always told myself that I’d cycle and race again but life, travelling, relationships, work, and shamefully a bit of laziness have taken a priority (entirely my choice I have […]

Books for the Year

When asked at work about my New Year’s resolutions I proudly exclaimed that it was my intention to read more books not related to computing. I had picked out twelve; one for every month of the year. A noble and virtuous aim, or so I thought. My colleague then mentioned that someone else within the […]

New Year’s Resolutions for 2010

My New Year’s Resolutions are usually very similar each year – self improve with regard to fitness, both mental and physical, and work hard in my profession. This year I’m trying to set more explicit goals; rather than “read more”, I’ve set a target of reading a book a month. It may not sound like […]

Windows Update Multiple Fix Script

I made a simple batch file to help fix Windows Update errors on our Windows Servers at work (both 2003 and 2008 / R2). It is based on some advice for various Windows Update errors that were on the internal knowledge base, which was no doubt gathered from information online somewhere. It performs a series […]