You might remember earlier this year when I got a surprise call from Virgin Media and a new TiVo v6 box, which I blogged about here. Well, this time it was my turn to call Virgin and try to negotiate a better price for my Broadband, TV, and Telephone services. The result was a saving of £10 and a new Superhub 3 which will bump up my broadband speed from 200 to 300Mbps 😀
Along a similar theme to the Car blog, I got to thinking about all the places I’d lived in the last 45 years. Again, these are places I’ve spent at least a few months living at, and not just a few weeks visiting. I’ll save that list for another blog!
Is there another city anywhere around the world which transforms so dramatically for a month each year? I don’t think I’ve visited one, or at least not one that changes quite as much as Edinburgh does during August when the Fringe comes to town. (more…)