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Access Netflix USA Content Via Xbox 360 In The UK, You Say?

Turns out it’s not so hard! Follow these simple steps and before long you’ll be watching masses of crap US TV instead of masses of crap UK TV! Wahay! Have Netflix installed on your Xbox 360 as usual, fire up the 360 but don’t launch Netflix From the 360 dashboard, go: Settings System Settings Network…

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Facebook’s “Most Recent” – New Method

Seems Facebook have removed (or, given the distributed nature of their codebase, are in the process of removing) the “sk=top” kludge that powered my old script. So, if that’s stopped working for you, here’s the replacement method. It’s been replaced with a new command, so here’s a new script to default the logo and home…

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Get Facebook’s “Most Recent” Sort Option Back

Script Updated! Now At v1.1, See Bottom Of Post For Details, But If It’s Your First Time Here, Keep Reading… Thanks to my mate Rob Warwood, who gave me the idea of trying this, and thanks to my splendid coding skills, if you’re using Firefox (which, y’know, you kinda should be) you can return Facebook…

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Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari, Android, Internet Exploder – Spot The Odd One Out

The Clue’s In The Question Decided today that my trusty grey-and-orange blog-face needed a bit of a makeover, found this rather lovely minimal theme, and after a touch of tweaking, I’m quite liking it. Everything’s nice and clear and tidy (except for that opening sentence, but ho hum). Internet Exploder has other ideas, of course!…

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Facebook, It’s Time I Killed Your Little Cat

I’ve been “reliably” informed by a buddy of mine that there is an actual process to get things a little more back to normal on ye olde Facebook News Feed. I’m in the process of trying it, so can’t verify, but thought I’d post it up anyway, because of stuff. Go to Account Settings, then…

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Facebook, It’s Time We Had A Little Chat

You see, I have just arrived home to discover the latest changes to what you think I want to see in my news feed, Facebook. As is probably implied by the fact I’ve written a blog post entitled as this is, I’m not exactly enamoured with the changes. The core problem is basically this: Your…

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If Windows 7 Was Your Idea, You’re Not A PC, You’re An Idiot

A couple months back I lost my OS hard drive to a head crash, and had to start afresh. Choice was between good old faithful stalwart Windows XP, or new fangled Windows 7. Did I stick with the reliable trusty friend I knew so well, or take the plunge into an exciting new world of…

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