Archive for July, 2008

My Canon ixus 65 is a dream little point and shoot camera. I recently stumbled this site CHDK that develops a firmware add-on for Canon's Digic II & Digic III cameras. This is a non permanent firmware upgrade but opens up a bag of hidden features on your canon. I ...
Here is one of 2 Huntsman Spiders that that have appeared in our home in the last day or 2. They are by no means adult, I think we saw Mama when we first moved in, it must have been about 3 times the size of this ...
Last night was a real shaky earthquake! here is the lowdown from the officials Occurred at (JST) 00:26 JST 24 Jul 2008 Latitude (degree) 39.7N Longitude (degree) 141.7E Depth 120km Magnitude 6.8 Region Name IWATE KEN ENGAN HOKUBU Thats way up north around 300km away but we still felt it, reports this morning say around 100 injured, ...
But it's still July! it's way too hot here right now, humidity is through the roof and it was 34C in the shade here today. I am on my 3rd Tee-shirt 2nd shower it's just out of hand.. I went to Tokyo and enjoyed the 90 mins there ...