Google+ beware

I accidentally re-joined Google+ for a few hours today, so I left again! Google ask why you’re leaving; this is what I told them: I updated one piece of information in my Google profile, only to find I had been re-joined to Google+ against my wishes. Google+ (GooglePlus) makes me feel insecure as I don’t…

Linux Software substitutes for Windows Part 2

For years, in Windows, I used Stone’s WebWriter; http://www.webwriter.dk and then HTML-Kit; http://www.htmlkit.com to create and edit webpages – not the greatest software but both very usable… and free! Now I’m using Bluefish Editor; http://bluefish.openoffice.nl easily as good if not better than the Windows software. I’m also trialling the popular mind mapping tool XMind; www.xmind.net – having previously used the web based Text2MindMap; www.text2mindmap.com.

New Year – New Site

For some time now I’ve felt that I’m too reliant on Google, and with the recent advent of Google Plus I’ve decided it’s time to move to WordPress. Google Plus; the google “reply” to Facebook, takes all your Blogger posts and Picasa pictures and slaps them into your Google plus page without asking – very…