Monday, December 13, 2010

Make CD database labels with Open Office

How to use Open Office to get, say, all your CD collection into a database then make some stciky labels to put on your CDs too. 

Article from 2007.

Excerpt - "If you're serious about music or DVDs, at some point you cross the threshold of having more than you can keep track of easily. The box full of index cards has served its purpose; it's time to move on to storing information about your CDs and DVDs in a database.

This might seem like more of a pain than you can stand. What's the point of doing a database when you can just type it all into a spreadsheet, for instance? Well, a spreadsheet is a good start but with a database you get a lot more features, including .."

Just ordered some (well, one) Ubuntu CDs from Shipit.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Xbox Kinect

xbox kinect

This post is an experiment.

To see how much traffic comes to this blog by just writing a little post about new up and coming technology for the Xbox. Technology free game control - what I mean is - with a Wii you have a controller. With this you just use your hands. Mad stuff. Only just heard about it.

I just want to write this post then look at my Google account to see how many hits this blog gets after I publish it.


Monday, February 08, 2010

Ride - Close My Eyes

What a classsic track!! No video here. Just the MP3!! It was the guitar solo that used to send me into ecstacy. Still does!!!