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Archive for August, 2009

August 28th, 2009 by Peter Bargh

How does the Internet see you?

Personas is a component of the Metropath(ologies) exhibit, currently on display at the MIT Museum by the Sociable Media Group from the MIT Media Lab. You simply enter your name, and Personas scours the web for information and attempts to characterize you by fitting you into to a predetermined set of categories that an algorithmic […]

August 22nd, 2009 by Peter Bargh

Back to the 80s

That’s where I went last night in Clumber Park at a gig that had a line up of T’Pau, Go West, Belinda Carlisle, ABC and Human League. Back in the 80s I’d roamed away from UK music to more obscure ambient and German rock. So 80s music doesn’t really appeal, but I went with work […]

August 14th, 2009 by Peter Bargh

Hacked and deleted

Some ?!%$&!!?$ has accessed my host’s server and managed to deleted all my personal sites files and folders. Luckily I have backups, but that’s not the point. It’s all the trouble I have to go to to get the sites all back up again. Why do people have to do this? Why do people have […]

August 10th, 2009 by Peter Bargh

Images don’t right align in WordPress

I recently added a new WordPress template to one of my sites and found that the right align option did not work. The Alignment was set correctly in the upload “Edit Image” settings and appeared correct in the “Advanced settings” but when you preview the image was still at the left hand side. I looked […]