Opera 9 has BitTorrent support

The Guardian Technology Blog reports that Opera 9, which is currently a technical preview, has support for BitTorrent.

Another ugly new car-park

I went up to Microdirect — the computer shop — with Miss Noodle and her man. Opposite, this hideous multi-storey car-park has appeared on the corner of Upper Brook Street and Hathersage Road, as part of the ongoing development of the Manchester Royal Infirmary.


I found a recipe for pissaladiere (French onion tart), on the side of a bag of Dove’s Farm Pasta Flour.

Tony Blair on Newsnight

Tony Blair was on Newsnight last night to promote his ‘respect agenda’ and answer questions from the audience. As the programme started, he seemed to have a bizarre glazed expression on his face.

At the end, Kirsty Walk said goodnight to the viewers, the credits rolled, and she completely ignored Blair

Shopping at 6am

I was awake early and so was my neighbour. So we went shopping. It was drizzling