This is my 'play' website for testing and trying out
various bits and bobs!
I'm slowly documenting more items I find useful - mostly tech based but not all. I hope you find the information and tips useful...
Channel 5 / Demand 5
FIVE, FIVE STAR, FIVE USA
ON CATCH UP TV
Free films available on BBC iPlayer, FILM4, etc.
Freeview channel list
Find longitude and latitude coordinates
Finding map coordinates in longitude and latitude in the right format for using in map 'mashups' (dynamic maps embedded in a web page) can be tricky. This page lets you click a zoomable/scrollable map to show you accurate coordinates for you to use in your website map page.
Convert UK Postcode or Place name to longitude/latitude
Improving Broadband Speed
Understanding and improving the speed of your internet connection.
Losing internet connection in the evening on ADSL Max
Changing your ADSL router to improve your connection with low SNR.
Broadband Speed Test
Simple broadband speed test to see how your connection is performing.
BT IP Profile table
A table showing BT's IP Profile / Line connection speed thresholds.
bit.ly - short addresses
See the actual URL/address!
Check a short address before clicking it to see if it's safe.
View the real website address and also see the number of visitors that
have followed the link.
Link shorteners from
bitly, TinyURL, goo.gl and more.
After 5 million pages views since launching it's time for an overdue website refresh!
I'm starting to re-visit and re-work all the content here on www.hmmm.ip3.co.uk