Category Archives: Technology

Monitor Audio Silver 1

So, having fretted overe the increasing deterioration of my Gale GS401 loudspeakers I finally bit the bullet and bought these excellent Monitor Audio Silver 1 replacements. I say replacements… alternatives would be a better word really, although I would not like … Continue reading

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Copper Beach, Oak, Moon and Clouds

These are the crowns of our copper beech and oak, over which a gibbous moon shares the pale blue sky with faint, fluffy clouds. Or at least this is how Google Deep Dream sees it!

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More Deep Dreams Strangeness

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Deep Dreamed Rainbow Swirlies

Curious to see what all this Deep Dream stuff was about I uploaded my Rainbow Swirlies image Deep Dream Upload for processing, and this is what eventually came back It’s a shame it’s not a bit bigger, but there we … Continue reading

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2014 Music Roundup

Records 01 Haikai No Ku – Ultra High Dimensionality 02 Tor-Peders Kapell – Brev Från Ederstorp 03 Black Angels, The – Clear Lake Forest 04 Carlton Melton – Live At Hebden Bridge 05 White Hills – Glitter Glamour Atrocity (Reissue) … Continue reading

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Linux

Most of my recent posts have been tagged with things like Music, Vinyl, Photography, Trees, or Walking, so this Technology post represents is something of a rare diversion for me, since I don’t really have a great deal to say … Continue reading

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iBasso DX50

My last four media players have been Cowon devices, so my latest acquisition represents something of a break with tradition for me in that regard. My most recent one, a Cowon C2, is still going strong, but has a number … Continue reading

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Garmin Forerunner 910XT Pairing Issue

It’s been a while since I felt the need to blog about techie hints and tips, which I guess says something about the usability of devices and interfaces these days. However, having bought Caroline a Garmin Forerunner 910XT for Christmas … Continue reading

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NAD VISO HP20 Earphones

To be perfectly honest (and unashamedly cheap) I doubt I would have looked much further than a replacement pair of SoundMagic E10s had my current pair taken a walk or suddenly failed on me. At around £30 they still represent … Continue reading

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Cowon C2 16GB MP3 Player

Having awarded my new MP3 player 4/5 in the amp3 site customer review section I thought I’d share it here for anyone else tempted to buy one and stumbling across this post. My 4/5 score can be further broken down as … Continue reading

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