Rumyra's Head

Out with the mechanical, in with the 'computerised'

I like to think I'm comfortable with new technology, that I'm a woman who embraces new exciting developments in the world around her. I almost grew up online, dad always made sure there was a computer in the house and I thank him for that, because if it wasn't for the BBC there wouldn't have been any Chuckie Egg (imagine a world without Chuckie Egg, not even). I had one of the Motorola bricks at college and finally my own HP Desktop computer at university with shiny shiny windows 2000.

I always want to urge people to try new things, new things can be better, worried that those that are 'happy with what they have' could be missing out on better processes, saving time, seeing more awesome.

old mechanical janome sewing machine next to new computerised sewing machine

But today, today I saw the other side. Today I got a new sewing machine.

Full Article

I want a sarcasm element!

<sarcasm>Throws toys out the pram</sarcasm>

For aaaggees now I've wanted a way to express my sarcasm over the internets. When you're typing this can be pretty hard... it can get lost pretty quickly when words on a screen don't come with tone.

Enter...

Full Article