Tags: 32gb, 5g, Audiophile, Black Gate, Capacitors, compact-flash, diyMOD, iFlash, ipod
Amongst the modding audiophile community there is a small band of people who are after the best possible sound from their portable audio players. The concept is simple, bypass all the poor quality SMD components and feed the DAC (Digital to Analog Convertor) output directly in to an external high quality headphone amp.
This is a guest article written by one those people….. (more…)
Tags: 5g, 6g, apple, cf, Classic, compact-flash, iFlash, ipod, video
Compact Flash finally installed , tested and prodded inside Apple’s latest iPod Classic. Now in its 6th generation it was time to see if the iFlash could improve the user experience and bullet-proof the hardware. (more…)
Tags: A-Data, cf, compact-flash, iFlash, ipod, Rockbox, Sandisk, Transcend, video
New builds of Rockbox can throw up ATA -1 error with slower Compact Flash cards. I have built and compiled a modified version of r18673 fixing these issues. This is the newly launched version 3 of Rockbox.
I am so nice to you lot …… (more…)
Tags: 2.5, 2.6, heading, link_pages, multi-page, navigation, pages, paginate, pagination, plugin, posts, quick jump, quicktag, titles, Wordpress
I have updated my Multipage Toolkit to version 2.6
It is now easier to use and better integrated in to the wordpress experience….
New options to view multipage posts on a single page – great new feature to add custom seperator for advertising code or just pretty graphics between pages. (more…)
Tags: adata, card, cf, compact-flash, compatibility, iFlash, ipod, kingston, Lexar, Patriot Signature, Peak Technology, Samsung, Sandisk, Topram, Transcend
As my iFlash iPod Compact Flash adapter has grown in popularity – so has the problem of Compact Flash card compatibility.
I have decided to put together a list of known working and non-working CF cards and I need your help…. (more…)
Tags: 70-200, afs, lens, lense, nikkor, Nikon, repair, vr
I have always wanted to own the Nikon AF-S 70-200 f/2.8 VR lens, which is one serious piece of kit. It is legendary for its handling and sharpness. Not able to afford a new one, I opted for a cheaper slightly damaged secondhand model – read how I restored it to factory new condition …. (more…)
Tags: 2.5, blogging, updated, Wordpress
Finally, found some time to update the back-end of my website to Wordpress 2.5. Update was pretty painless, except I used this opportunity to update and change the theme and some of the plugins used.
Probably broken something, so please let me know if something is not working…. (more…)
Tags: 80070005, 8007000D, Error, Failure, Install, microsoft, Service Pack, SP1, tips, Vista
Vista SP1 install can sometimes fail with the following error codes 0x8007000D or 0×80070005. Searching on the internet found several solutions which all did not work for me.
I finally solved the problem. Read how I fixed the problem and got SP1 installed ….. (more…)
Tags: multi-page, multipage, news, plugin, toolkit, Wordpress, wordpress.org
I am happy announce that my plugin is now hosted on wordpress. The plugin homepage is http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/multi-page-toolkit/.
This means it is now easier to stay up to date with any version changes to the plugin and I do have a few ideas that I am working on. (more…)
Tags: 32 gb, 32gb, 5.5g, 5g, A-Data, adaptor, cf, compact-flash, Conversion, hard-drive, iFlash, ipod, iTunes, Rockbox, video
With the advent of affordable CF (Compact Flash) Cards, it was time to check out how it would be like to have a 32 gb solid state Video (5.5g) Ipod.
Read my tutorial on how I created this 32Gb monster CF Video Ipod …. (more…)