Ubuntu logoIn case you missed it, the latest edition of Ubuntu was released this week, Natty Narwhal (or 11.04 if you prefer).

It seems to have been one of the most popular releases ever, because I can’t connect to the Ubuntu website to upgrade!!!¬†What’s happening is that because Canonical’s servers are so busy, the upgrade assistant can’t download the release notes for the new version. And so the upgrade fails.Continue reading

London Red Telephone Boxes

A slightly doctored photo of four red telephone boxes at the lower end of The Strand in London, close to Trafalgar Square. If you’ve ever seen the photography on sale in Covent Garden, they have these spectacular black and white prints where the reds of buses, phone boxes and postboxes are the only splash of colour on the canvas.