Archive for July, 2011

High Quality Rock is here!

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

I’ve just spent a very pleasant forty minutes listening to Deep Purple’s classic rock album, Machine Head. Exciting on a good day, but today it sounds extra special as I’ve been listening to a brand new high quality re-release of the album in 24 bit / 96 kHz download format.

Linn DS

So, why is this so exciting?


Project Euler

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

Project Euler is an internet-based mathematical and programming challenge that has been running for the last ten years. Problems set on the site range from incredibly easy to (mostly) very difficult. I’m currently at “Level 3″, having solved 110 of the problems, including some of the more recent difficult ones.

datahaven Project Euler profile

It’s a bit tricky to write about this little hobby of mine as one of the conditions of taking part is that one doesn’t give away the answers.