Hull Blogs

Aggregated posts from University of Hull students

My DIY eGPU Project – Introduction

The PC that I use for work (and play) is a Toshiba Portégé R700-160 laptop. It is a delightfully sleek and portable device that packs a pretty decent Intel Core i5-520M Processor into its tiny chassis. A (perhaps unavoidable) weakness of the machine is its graphics capability as it relies on the integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator HD GPU. It can just about manage Civilization V but anything more graphically intensive is a shuddering no-no.…
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The arrival of the juicer

Today our shiny juicer arrived from eBay. So far we have tried apple and carrot, which was surprisingly nice, and banana and strawberry smoothie.…
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All about me

I have been in Computer Science at the University of Hull since 1999, first as an undergraduate, then through various flavours of postgraduate research, leading to now as a lecturer. I have held my lecturer post since 2011.…
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