technology

My introduction to Light Jockeying and behind the scenes of a commercial nightclub

For as long as I’ve been going to gigs and clubbing, I’ve always been curious about Light Jockeying and VJing. I decided to investigate further, and got in touch with an old friend from school who works part time light jockeying at a local nightclub. Technical Details A light jockey is someone who operates the lighting...

CIFS / Samba (Windows style network sharing) over VPN / SSH Experiences

Cheap, un-managed dedicated and virtual servers are now a commodity online. You can get a Linux VPS (128MB / 15GB / OpenVZ) for around £7 per year from the likes of BuyVM, or you can opt for a basic dedicated server (2GB / 500GB / Linux) from OVH for around £40 per year. It’s never...
Incredible value home Hi-Fi on the cheap with Tripath amplifiers

Incredible value home Hi-Fi on the cheap with Tripath amplifiers

Sometimes I come across something that’s too good to keep to myself – and Tripath amplifiers are one of them. Typically these days home audio has pretty much moved completely away from systems based on separates (Tape deck, CD Player, Amplifier, Radio and Turntable) to dock arrangements, or possibly home theater amplifiers paired with a...