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May 15, 2016
by Neil Turner
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Departing Azeroth

After almost 10 years, today I deactivated my World of Warcraft account. I’ve played the game precisely once during Elizabeth’s lifetime, at Christmas – she’s approaching 5 months old and I haven’t logged in during that time. Playing games has … Continue reading

September 4, 2015
by Neil Turner
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A legendary quest

I haven’t blogged much about World of Warcraft recently (or anything, really – sorry!). At the moment, I’m focussed on this expansion’s legendary quest chain, which ultimately rewards a ring of ‘legendary’ quality. Throughout its almost 11 year history, World … Continue reading

August 8, 2012
by Neil Turner

Enabling two factor authentication across the web

Yesterday I talked about what can happen if someone is able to break into your iCloud account, and also the importance of two-factor authentication, which may have thwarted that specific attack had the account owner enabled it on his Google … Continue reading