And hot off the press, another fail entry. I placed an order with Amazon, and received this confirmation email. I sure don’t remember ordering an ARRAY(0x6b390274), but hey, if it’s free…Read more "I didn’t buy that!"
For ages I’ve been meaning to collect together all the fails I come across and post them on my blog. So let’s get started. This snippet is taken from the user manual of a Hannspree Xv-S LCD TV. Operating conditions Temperature Temperature 32°F to + 104°F ( 0°C to + 40°C) Humanity 20% to 65% […]Read more "Fail: Hannspree TV manual"
A while back I was approached by another Flickr user, who asked if he could use one my photos alongside one of his poems. Of course I said yes, and since then I completely forgot about it – until today. You can read the poem, Loss, on his blog.Read more "Loss"
There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.Read more "Protected: The road home from anxiety"
This is a rather old email thread (as you can see from the fact I mentioned “in the new year”, i.e. looking forwards to 2009. I consider it good practice to retain the relevant parts of the history when replying, but this conversation has gone on for so long that the formatting is getting a […]Read more "When an email thread gets too long"
As someone who frequently makes online purchases, I am a frequent user of courier services. But on this occasion, the seller that I bought from used a courier that I haven’t experienced before – Interlink Express. And I have to say, they’ve done everything right. I am impressed by their level of service, and I […]Read more "How couriers should be"
I have a secondary current account with Halifax, which I use for paying bills and rent.Today I received a letter from them. Here’s an extract: From 6th December 2009 we’ll no longer be paying the 0.1% AER/gross interest we pay you on the balance in your account, or charging you debit interest on any overdraft […]Read more "Halifax"