GigaTweet

The number of Tweets at 1.19am on Sunday 10th January 2010, courtesy of Gigatweet. Those numbers are flicking over fast… 5 minutes later: Reminds me a bit of the global population figure counter in the Imperial War Museum, although maybe a little faster…  Testing out the One Sentence Diary whilst I’m at it – can see a use for that, particularly as I’m talking about making myself accountable for getting around to writing my book, Continue Reading →

Super Fun Days Out (SFDO) (2009)

Love Life, Live It! In 2008, Yaz El-Hakim, Hugh Bassett-Jones and Dominic Northcott, all staff at the University of Winchester, had a vision for “the best, most comprehensive, most intuitive and free of charge directory for anyone wanting to take part in any extreme or adrenaline sports anywhere in the country.” . Facing stiff  competition from others at the University of Winchester, Super Fun Days Out was one of only two successful businesses in the November 2008 Continue Reading →

The Gathering, Church in a Pub (2009)

The Gathering: An Experiment in Church At North Winchester Community Church we’ve been discussing the idea of a ‘new’ type of service, once a month, on Sunday evening’s, around the theme of a Pub Church (within the style of Fresh Expressions). So, welcome to “The Gathering“, to which you can find out more details on the website, launched last night! I am naturally a night owl, and gained inspiration after our inaugural test-run on Sunday, Continue Reading →

drbexl searches the 'net

Purpose of this blog, first created November 2008: Familiarisation with what is ‘now’ on the ‘net Experimentation with some of the new widgets/applications Listings of useful websites, themed depending on my focus for that day/hour, etc. (I have a wide range of interests and like to experiment). Built using Google Blogger, although my preferred tool has since become WordPress, this is a great and simple site – starting to miss some functionality I now am used Continue Reading →

Drbexl Searches The 'Net (2008-2009)

Purpose of this blog, first created November 2008: Familiarisation with what is ‘now’ on the ‘net Experimentation with some of the new widgets/applications Listings of useful websites, themed depending on my focus for that day/hour, etc. (I have a wide range of interests and like to experiment. Built using Google Blogger. Still experimenting with new widgets, as I combine using this software with Google Blogger. The blog got particularly heavy use during J John’s Just Continue Reading →