Aug 30 2018 0

Customizing the file header comment and other text macros in Xcode 9

Customizing the file header comment and other text macros in Xcode 9

Aug 30 2018 0

Types of coffee

types of coffeetypes of coffee
Aug 12 2018 0

Kaprekar’s Constant

On August 5th, 2018 Uwe Geiken posted a programming excercise in the Facebook group BASIC on the ZX Spectrum’. The challenge had to do with something called the Kaprekar’s Constant”. I had never heard of it before this post appeared in the group. Never too old to learn something new…

The post linked to a Wikipedia article about the Kaprekar’s Constant. The article lists the following properties for the constant (6174);

Jul 06 2018 0

Refurbishing a ZX Spectrum 16K (Part 3)

After posting the last article on refurbishing the ZX Spectrum I got a tip from Alex (a.k.a. ZX Wife) via Twitter on what I could try to resolve the issue with the keyboard as soon as the case was completely screwed down. Together with Ian she forms the team behind Mutant Caterpillar.

Jul 02 2018 0

Xcode tip - Using behaviors to improve debugging

Xcode tip - Using behaviors to improve debugging

Jun 18 2018 0

Refurbishing a ZX Spectrum 16K (Part 2)

All the parts required to finish refurbishing the ZX Spectrum 48K (upgraded from a 16K model) have been delivered, so time to start working on the unit again.

To complete this unit I will be performing the following tasks

Jun 17 2018 0

How to Convert ISO to VDI Virtual Box Image

How to Convert ISO to VDI Virtual Box Image

Jun 16 2018 0

RVG Interviews - Ben Versteeg (Byte Delight)

RVG Interviews - Ben Versteeg (Byte Delight)

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