New Website

Check it out! Band new DB, brand new code, new design, new player, new functionality!Breaking News - this website is still brand new and the DNS entries still need to propagate. If you see the old white website, it’ll still the old one :), Voice of apollo’s pageWhat... [Read More]

Voice Of Apollo Gig

Last Tuesday my band Voice Of Apollo played a gig at Revolver Upstairs. I had the usual dramas; when we were setting up my amp kept on showing “er”. It’s never done that before, so I was really panicking. Turns out it was because I had it plugged into the... [Read More]

Petrucci Clinic Photos

Petrucci Clinic!Here’s a couple of pics from the Petrucci clinic, which was last night. I’ll post about it later.Petrucci playing his new prototype: (different pickups, and made out of a combination of basswood and maple)Amplifiers with La Rue’s in the middle, about ten grands worth here (at least):Craig (bass player... [Read More]

G3 Australia Melbourne Show Movies Pictures And Reviews

G3 Australia! Youtube video and pics!Petrucci kicked the show off with Damage Control - and boy did it rock. Awesome sound, brilliant playing, great songs. Portnoy was sick as always and LaRue completely rocked. Petrucci was definitely ‘on’ tonight (he’s never off, really) and seemed determined to give us Aussies... [Read More]

Everything Else Vs

Today I stumbled across a bit of VB.NET code that used the andalso keyword. If you're anything like me (unlikely, but possibly likely), you'll probably take a second glance. [Read More]

Cvs Sourcesafe Or Subversion

I think that CVS is becoming a little bit too ragged around the edges. There's no support, there's no way of renaming files and keeping history, renaming a directory will make your life hell, there's no list of bugs, and there's no searchable forum for help. [Read More]

Ascended Nethack

</a>Wohooo! I have finally managed to “Ascend” (finish) nethack! You can read all about it on my newsgroup post titled First Ascension. It’s taken me about 3 years of on-again off-again playing to finish it. I was playing a Barbarian - I can see that I’ll now have to try... [Read More] Stats

Yesterday reached over 200 sessions in a day, which is the highest yet! Since the start of the year the site has steadily grown in readers - the graph on the right shows unique sessions per day. [Read More]

Downloading Entire Blog Site

A couple of weeks ago I discovered Waiter Rant, an amusing blog written by a waiter who works in an expensive Italian restaurant. It’s a great great, and the guy has done over 300 posts! So, do I want to sit there and download them all? Not really.Plus the worst... [Read More]

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