Monthly Archives: April 2018

HP problems

Had to change my WiFi extender a couple of days ago. To do this I had to shut down the main router for a short while. Since then my HP Envy 5540 simply refuses to connect to the network. I … Continue reading

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Volvo Ocean Race – Leg 8

Four hours to go before the start of Leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race from Itajai to Newport Looking forward to follow the reports 4 times a day. Just about to set my alarm clock for that purpose.  

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Safe search

Further to my post on April 12th, I have investigated and tested Qwant on my main computer. I had to download an add-on extension for Safari which I use on my Mac. So far so good, it is fast, private … Continue reading

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I guess it is Gin & Tonic time. Best part of the day really. The weekend is upon us. It does not make too much difference to me though. Cheers everyone.

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Domaine d’Auriac

The Domaine d’Auriac located next to the Golf Course is also where the headquarters of the Rotary Club Carcassonne. Being a rotarian, we meet every week on Thursday evening for an aperitif or dinner. The service is always impeccable. I … Continue reading

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L’Aude vue du ciel

Nous y étions et c’était vraiment très bien et instructif. Merci a Mr Authié pour cette présentation. ———————————— L’association « Les Amis de Mona » rappelle que jeudi 12 avril à 14 h 30, à la MJC de Carcassonne (rue Aimé Ramond), il … Continue reading

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Interesting info

Another interesting post  from our US friends Bill & Bob in their blog “Let’s live in France“. Are we seeing you guys this weekend? We are going in the evening.    

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So Mark Zuckerberg (Sugar Mountain in English) did admit to quite a few things during the past 2 days hearing in the US congress. It is a shame that the congress persons who interviewed him had, for the most part, … Continue reading

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Leg 7 – Arrivals

Arrival is imminent for the first two in the Volvo Ocean race. With just overs 7.770 sea miles behind them, only 1,2 mile separates them. Only 6 or 7 miles to go at the time of posting this. Gripping stuff.

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