Category Archives: General

Dublin- Clare in just over 2 hours

The new motorway between Dublin and Galway is now complete and open all the way down now. Because of this I managed to get down from Dublin to my Dad’s place near Ballyvaughan in just over two hours. Only a few years ago the journey used to take over 4 hours. For once I saw […]

Bloggy mcBlog Blog

Happy New Year fockers!!!! In the wake of the interest surrounding http://project52.info/ and Matt‘s return to the blogging world, I’m going to try and get blogging a bit more (I know I’ve said it before). I’ve alot going on at the moment – work, GAA starting back, Kettle Bell and my Masters so surely I […]

A concious effort to blog more

As you’ve probably noticed I’ve not been blogging much. _LOADS_ has happened since I last updated- Finally moved house since moving back from Wales now living with my buddy Dools in this lovely house, 5 bedrooms don’t you know I ventured down to Oxegen again this year and to say mayhem ensued is very much […]

Deliciously twitterific

Sup, I’ve been quite slack on the blog posting front lately but I have started to use twitter a bit more recently and I also use delicious alot. So if I’ve not posted here you can deffo see what I’m up @ twitter.com/philroche and you can see what I’m reading @ delicious.com/philroche. There’s a widget […]

Edinburgh… The return

Quote of the weekend…. I’m the only geebag here without polyphonic ringtones!!! ~ Enda KaneĀ  14th March 2009 Saturday through Monday was spent in the crazy city that is Edinburgh. An awesome time was had. I’m also off the booze until the same trip next year (apart from Grand Slam weekend this coming weekend of […]

Will I move to Spicebird??

Eh… No. We’ll be moving to Google Apps soon at Ticket-Text so I wanted to try out a few clients to see which would suit us best. I’ve used thunderbird but thought I’d try out spicebird too. Downloaded it and installed. I could not set up an email account at all. Wizard had a load […]

mates.marry(Enda, Tara) = mayhem.pure;

Most of you won’t get the title as it’s a more of a programming joke :). But suffice to say Enda and Tara are now married and it was one hell of a party. Well done guys…. super chuffed you finally got around to it. In an effort to keep me relatively sober (I think […]

Homeward bound.. yet again

I’ve been back in Wales for 11 months but the time has come to venture back to Dublin again. Various reasons led to my decision to head back, the commute for one was getting too expensive and with GAA season starting again soon I’d be going back every weekend again. The biggest reason however was […]

Quick reference RGB Hex Colour chart

I hit upon the very interesting addedbytes.com and their quick reference “cheat sheets“specifically their RGB Hex Colour chart. What did I go and do?. I printed it on our Black and White Laser printer……………………….. PILLOCK [ soft gel viagra | cialis for women | where to buy cialis | cialis samples in canada | canadain […]

Using mencoder for my first youtube upload

I’ve been watching the BBC’s Gavin and Stacey series again and found just as hilarious as I did when I watched it first. I wanted to view the wedding speeches again but they weren’t on Youtube anywhere so I figured I’d upload my first youtube video with the speeches (probably violating all sorts of copyrights […]