Who is George Boole? How genius’s invention of Boolean logic paved way for the computer age
19th century academic behind logic that underpinned the digital revolution celebrated with Google Doodle on 200th anniversary
— telegraph.co.uk Continue reading George Boole’s 200th Birthday Today
What it says in the title … It’s pineapple, lime, grape and I’ve added some random pots of mixed berry and strawberry to help the plot thicken … yummy 🙂 Cheers Don Charisma Resources & Sources Unless otherwise stated everything … Continue reading Today I’m Making Jam
This is my 2001th post on DonCharisma.org … Good grief is it that many, who knew ? I could post a long list of achievements, but, for me, the biggest achievement of all is all the great people I’ve come … Continue reading 2000 Posts On DonCharisma.org
For those who haven’t tried out Google’s version of the old classic Pacman game, check out a great layout from the streets of Hong Kong. Would love to try out your favourite Pacman streets…Post them in the comments so we … Continue reading Pacman eats Hong Kong
This is on sticky. It’s the “new” and improved DonCharisma.org sharing page …
Please share your work or yourself here (in a comment).
Also find new blogs, friends and connections here 🙂 (blogging tip for you right there)
I enjoyed yesterday’s “ART Reblog Day” … today asking for submissions for you to have your FOOD blogs reblogged here. Slots fill super quick, so don’t think about it, do it … Today I will reblog a limited number of … Continue reading FOOD Reblog Day
Do we visit blogs to be enlightened ? To be entertained, delighted, surprised, amazed or aroused ? To promote yourself ? To make a connection with another human being ? To make friends ? Because it’s the same old shit … Continue reading Why Visit A Blog ? – Don Charisma’s Opinion
You certainly do need a good sense of humour in the WordPress.com support forums … hypocrisy, censorship, infighting … you can see it all there on any given day … more like a schoolyard than a forum for grown up … Continue reading Censorship In Action – The Awful New WordPress Editor
Today I received a rather amusing comment from one of my soon to be ex readers … “Stop sending me your bloody blogs post I’m not interested” – ezztatic My reply – STOP BLOODY FOLLOWING ME, THEN YOU WONT RECEIVE … Continue reading Stop Sending Me Your Bloody Blogs Post I’m Not Interested
Dropbox don’t pay me to write blogs. However I use Dropbox daily and have been very happy with their (free) service for many years now. So praise where it’s due. It seems that Dropbox have bought Cloudon, and offering customers … Continue reading Dropbox Just Gave Me An Extra 1GB Storage For Free 🙂
While we all love Madonna and what she has done over the years, it does show we can all have a bad day at the office. She certainly knows how to upstage everyone. To be fair, she did carry on and finish her song, even smiling at the end! I wouldn’t want to be the guys who pulled her off the stage though. Absolutely live, two minutes after co-presenter Laura Whitmore said ‘Who knows what will happen…It’s Live!!’ Continue reading OMG – Madonna falls off stage at Brit awards LIVE
I love doing the blog. The readers, that’s you – make blogging awesome. But I do need time to rest and relax too – so I’m taking a week or three off for my holidays. I’ll still be approving comments, … Continue reading Holidays
PLEASE FEEL FREE TO REBLOG THIS POST TO SHOW YOUR SOLIDARITY FOR A FRIEND AND FELLOW BLOGGER – JASON CUSHMAN. It’s recently come to my attention then a friend and fellow blogger has been permanently BANNED from WordPress.com. Jason Cushman’s … Continue reading THIS IS A VERY SAD DAY FOR BLOGGING
Dear readers, followers, friends, fellow bloggers et al … I’m behind on responding to my comments at the moment. So I apologise if I didn’t reply, missed a comment and so I on. I didn’t do it on purpose, just … Continue reading Apologies – Behind On Comments
Good friends all know that I’m impossibly forgetful over important dates and keeping in touch. What seems to happen is that I get focused on what I’m doing, and time just evaporates. I’d say it’s a male thing, but I’m … Continue reading Busy Days ~ Forgetful Friends
Some people’s experience of technology is “FaceTube”, that is Facebook and YouTube. Linux, Shmninux, what the hell do I need Linux for ? Pretty much where I’ve been with Linux since it all started a couple of decades ago – … Continue reading Why Linux Will Replace Microsoft Windows And Apple OSX
I’m an advocate of self-responsibility and self-care. Personally I’ve never understood why anyone would find baking or cooking demeaning, I’m very proud of my baking and cooking skills. They help me take care of myself and my loved ones. Suffice to … Continue reading 4 Steps To Easily Making And Baking Homemade Bread
Dr Carol Cooper’s been a friend since fairly much the beginning of the Don Charisma blog. Carol is an author, blogger and a lady who gets my sense of humour. I believe she’s also quite well known in the UK, Google … Continue reading ‘Cockanese’ – A Guide To Cockney Rhyming Slang, For Beginners Or Americans
Caught this rather inquisitive dalmation while I was waiting for the sun to set. It was probably interested in all the rubbish that some kids had … Continue reading One Beautiful Dalmation
In a nutshell – cost, time and ease of use. Development of a website using WordPress is quick (compared to older methods), because of it’s modular nature, and is therefore relatively inexpensive. Once operational it’s a very very easy system … Continue reading Why Choose WordPress for Web Development ?
I’m setting the blog to private for a few hours for scheduled maintenance, during which time you won’t be able to read, comment or like. Apologies in advance for any inconvenience. Back soon. Warm regards, Don Charisma Continue reading Scheduled Maintenance – DonCharisma.org blog Unavailable
Heather, our technical writer intern has kindly sent me over an update. I feel it’s important to keep readers updated on how it’s going, and so Heather can share what experiences she’s had in our intern program. Heather’s words : “Another … Continue reading Internship Update #4
Heather, our technical writer intern has kindly sent me over an update. I feel it’s important to keep readers updated on how it’s going, and so Heather can share what experiences she’s had in our intern program. Heather’s words : “I … Continue reading Internship Update #3
I have no idea what this bird is, but caught it about to take off when I was doing some gardening. I’m hoping someone from the … Continue reading Ready For Takeoff
I find it an odd question. My brain goes through 100000s of ideas every day – I think !, I’ve never actually counted them. It’s a lot anyway. So why look for ideas outside yourself ? I think we learn that our … Continue reading What Will You Write Today ?
INTRO FROM DON – Heather as most of you know is our technical writing intern. Heather and I worked hard on this the first article we’ve published – it’s on Web Design. She’s done a great job of explaining the … Continue reading What Is Web Design?
Heather, our technical writer intern has kindly sent me over an update. I feel it’s important to keep readers updated on how it’s going, and so Heather can share what experiences she’s had in our intern program. Heather’s words : “Heather … Continue reading Internship Update
“Someone who thinks logically, provides a nice contrast to the real world.” Ancient Chinese Proverb It came out of a fortune cookie … so may not be an ancient Chinese proverb … don’t believe everything you read 😀 Cheers Don … Continue reading Logical Thinker
Nothing more beautiful than an English Rose, and I don’t mean those super intelligent and absolutlely stunning actresses like Emma Watson or Rachel Weisz. This more … Continue reading Beautiful English Rose