* Posts by Douglas McKenzie

3 posts • joined 19 Dec 2007

Penguin goes electronic

Douglas McKenzie

cheaper ebooks

BAEN books in the US sell their monthly science fiction books (all of them) for $20. No DRM and most ebook formats are supported.

They are now the only ebook company I use.

Arthur C Clarke lists three wishes on 90th birthday

Douglas McKenzie


for me the above plus Dolphin Island and Sands of Mars

Ofcom urged to clamp down on broadband speed deceit

Douglas McKenzie

Distance isn't everything

We are only 800ft (according to Google) from the exchange and the maximum we can get is 2M.

So grade of cable and the fact that BT situated the box on the street so that the sea washes in to it must also have something to do with it.


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