News reporter for @MonBeacon chris.w@monmouthshirebeacon.co.uk

Monmouth, Wales
Joined December 2015
Advantage to working on hardware and software together: you get ownership over the whole experience. Disadvantage to working on hardware and software together: you鈥檙e stuck with ownership of the whole experience. 馃槄 Still, cool things coming soon.
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Bishop Andy John, @EsgobaethBangor has been elected the 14th Archbishop of Wales
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Panto season has come to Cardiff Bay early
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Very rock 'n' roll performance from Mayor Terry at the lantern parade on Friday night. Not sure about the backing vocals though.
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It's that time of year again. Is Die Hard a Christmas movie?
64% Yes
36% No
22 votes 鈥 Final results
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To those who have started working from home - in full or in part - over the past two years, what is your home-office attire?
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The secret of healthy houseplants
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Do you feel that workplace/office attire has become more or less formal throughout the Covid-19 pandemic?
0% More formal
80% Less formal
20% About the same
20 votes 鈥 Final results
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I take a look at @MonmouthshireCC's car park payment app from @PayByPhone_UK and see if it's any good. monmouthshirebeacon.co.uk/ar鈥
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.@valvesoftware recommends a KDE-powered operating system for Steam Deck game developers: gamingonlinux.com/2021/11/va鈥
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It's so awesome that #OpenSource is the new norm. Let's make sure that we're truly treating it as a space for everyone. Not just developers. Everyone's unique skill set & perspective can make a huge impact, not only to that #OSS project, but to the tech industry, and the world
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Become a nun, the veil keeps your ears toasty warm in chapel. 10/10 would recommend never having cold ears ever again
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Do you feel that it is acceptably safe for authorities to open up the hard shoulder on some motorways to relieve congestion?
14% Yes
82% No
5% Don't know
22 votes 鈥 Final results
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Part of my old map for pixelart day. I would like to try it again refine the process a bit. #pixelart #銉夈儍銉堛伄鏃 #pixelartday
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Instead of "BREAKING" news companies should use "BEHOLD!"
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During 2020 I streamed on Twitch for 629 hours, had the average viewership of 86, and made $854 in total with donations included. That's $1.36/hour, time to quit my dayjob.
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Replying to @Snowden
Incredible drone footage flying over a volcano and lava flows at night, captured by Iceland Aerials. Source: bit.ly/3Fey9oC
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There鈥檚 a fair bit of stream running, but it鈥檚 dropping now at #wyebridge #monmouth #wye
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