Daily Archives: February 4, 2014

Quick Review: 5w & 13w Philips LED Light Globes at Woolworths

Just last week, on one of my better days, I took some time to visit my local supermarket – Woolworths. I haven’t visited one in over a year – so it was an opportunity to see what’s new (and get … Continue reading

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Tech Flashback: MP3 Encoding Through the Years

It may be hard to believe, but the MPEG-1/MPEG-2 Layer III standard (commonly known as MP3) is now 19 years old (from public release date, or 21 years old from the first standards release). In technology terms, this is an … Continue reading

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Tech Flashback: The Unintentional MSY Price List Archive

One indicator of the progress of technology is to look back upon old magazines and advertisements to see what was being advertised at the time (and at what price). Rather embarrassingly, I was relatively late to the broadband era (we … Continue reading

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