Spongebob Squarepants pumpkin

I asked my daughter what she’d like to see on the first pumpkin I carved this year. And out of an almost limitless stock of gore and spooky images, what did she choose? Spongebob Squarepants, her idol, moral guide and favourite person/sponge ever.

It was actually a little more difficult to carve than your usual pumpkin, but it came through in the end without falling apart.

Ubuntu logoHow do you change your password in Ubuntu? Well, using the command line, it’s actually quite easy…

I’m going through a process of changing my various computer and web passwords. After the much publicised vulnerabilities with Google and MSN a few weeks ago, I thought it might be a good time to change my passwords.

Now, to change your password through the command line, you simply type in passwd and hit return. You’ll be prompted to enter your current password first, then your new password twice. It’s that easy.Continue reading