Category Archives: Internet

Relationship between Car Insurance Price and Population Density

There was some discussion in my office today about the correlation between car insurance prices and where you live. The idea being that the prices are correlated with population density.

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Number of Unique Song Choices on Desert Island Discs

Desert Island Discs celebrates its 75th birthday today, and today’s guest is David Beckham. Beckham will pick 8 song choices to take away with him on a desert island. What I wondered was, will all of his song choices have been … Continue reading

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Dealing with WordPress Security Issues

Recently another WordPress site that I manage has had a lot of malware issues.

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Goodbye Google Reader

As we say goodbye to one of my favourite Google features it is time to find a replacement.    

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My Favourite Wikipedia Page

Everyone should have a favourite Wikipedia page, and this is mine…

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Google Chrome Extensions

Internet browsers are of fundamental importance to surfing the internet, you are using one right now! There are many debates about which browser is the best, and at some point I hope to write my own, I use Google Chrome … Continue reading

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Time to Replace Spotify?

Today Spotify announced that it is cutting its free service to just 10 hours of music a month, and you can only listen to the same song 5 times a month. Even worse, this is going to affect ALL free … Continue reading

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Easy Access to Journals for UoB Students

As a warning this blog is only going to be useful to people at the University of Birmingham, although a similar method may work for people at other universities I don’t know the system so can not say for sure!

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