Search found 260 matches

Return to advanced search

Re: Magic Circle To Sue EU

thanks for the vote of confidence dodd...

we did pictures and everything ;)_

I know it fooled a select few ;)
by naquada
04/02/11 12:14 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Magic Circle To Sue EU
Replies: 3
Views: 772

Re: Big Patrick Page Book Update

excellent.. really looking forward to it :)
by naquada
04/02/11 12:11 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Big Patrick Page Book Update
Replies: 5
Views: 795

Re: Convention Delegate Scam

Brendan It's a scam.. I regularly get similar emails to magic convention guide asking about the same sort of thing... The rock solid evidence for mine was when they asked about their registration for "test event convention" ;) It's basically the start of an overpay/refund scam.. They harve...
by naquada
02/25/11 04:49 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Convention Delegate Scam
Replies: 7
Views: 1143

Re: European FISM Winners Announced...

yes brendan.. sorry if it was confusing.. but my message was confirming that Craigs list was the correct one, passed to both of us via Gay Ljungberg... :)
by naquada
02/23/11 09:13 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: European FISM Winners Announced...
Replies: 18
Views: 5076

Re: European FISM Winners Announced...

Yann Frisch is a great great performer... his routine is refreshing.. entertaining and very polished... I loved watching him at christmas, and I know i'd have loved watching him at the weekend.. its one of those performances you get at FISM where you just know the performer is going places in the fu...
by naquada
02/23/11 07:22 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: European FISM Winners Announced...
Replies: 18
Views: 5076

Blackpool 2011 - Schedule

Schedule of events for blackpool 2011 <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.magicconventionguide.com/2011/blackpool-2011-preliminary-schedule-of-events/">http://www.magicconventionguide.com/201 ... of-events/</a><!-- m --> also available via blackpool main site - <!-- m --><a class="postlin...
by naquada
01/26/11 02:02 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Blackpool 2011 - Schedule
Replies: 10
Views: 4296

Re: Broken Wand :: Terry Seabrooke

aways used to make me laugh...

Terry died at 12:45 and was with his family...

They can now start the gala show up there... the Mc's arrived...

RIP Terry...
by naquada
01/11/11 12:19 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Broken Wand :: Terry Seabrooke
Replies: 26
Views: 3833

Re: The Session 2011

The Session 2011 have now announced that its Surprise Guest will be none other than International Man of Mystery David Berglas, and he will be appearing at the convention in Gloucester on 15 - 16 January 2011. - <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.magicconventionguide.com/2010/david-bergl...
by naquada
12/18/10 05:37 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The Session 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 501

South Tyneside International Magic Festival 2011

Jason Latimer (USA) with his First UK lecture, Paul Vigil (USA), again a first UK appearance, David Stone (France) presenting his BRAND New lecture, and top talent, Nicholas Einhorn (UK), Norbert Ferre (France), Andrew Van Buren (UK), and Gary Dunn (UK) <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www...
by naquada
12/17/10 08:33 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: South Tyneside International Magic Festival 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 185

Northern Magic Circle Convention 2011

The Northern Magic Circle Convention will take place on Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th April 2011 at the Spa Complex in Scarborough. The convention will feature a host of lectures, workshops, dealers, competitions and gala show. Acts booked to date include FISM Parlour Magic World Champion Marc Obe...
by naquada
12/17/10 08:00 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Northern Magic Circle Convention 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 135

Re: Chad Long

both work for me.. the normal and html5 player...
by naquada
12/02/10 01:11 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Chad Long
Replies: 9
Views: 1156

Re: Chad Long

Chad is much funnier than he thinks he is ... ;)

I'm a bit behind on podcasts with the baby and all... so I'll look forward to listening 'at some point' ;)
by naquada
12/01/10 01:18 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Chad Long
Replies: 9
Views: 1156

Re: Derren Brown, WikiPedia published 'magicians only' password

Jonathan That's very true... The polite requests to wiki were met with very much "tough" responses Removing the password in a wiki edit met with a wrist slaps for those doing it and a reverse of the entry to list it again.. They argued it was being censored by editing it out Adding the &qu...
by naquada
11/13/10 11:56 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Derren Brown, WikiPedia published 'magicians only' password
Replies: 10
Views: 5460

Re: Derren Brown, WikiPedia published 'magicians only' password

Sorry to have troubled you then.. ;) Mr goat.. Yup I have lots of things to do... The situation here is that people have asked wikipedia to remove the password, they have refused. If someone is genuinely interested in getting something, they make some sort of effort. The case in fact here is that wi...
by naquada
11/13/10 11:06 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Derren Brown, WikiPedia published 'magicians only' password
Replies: 10
Views: 5460

Derren Brown, WikiPedia published 'magicians only' password

WikiPedia in their wisdom have decided the that password to the magicians only section of Derren Browns site (the area selling the Devils Picture Book DVD) is public domain and they can publish it for all to use.. WikiPedia editors are refusing the remove the password, and as fast as we are removing...
by naquada
11/13/10 07:14 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Derren Brown, WikiPedia published 'magicians only' password
Replies: 10
Views: 5460

Re: iGenii is NOW Available Online for All Genii Subscribers

Pete McCabe wrote: The pdfs do not show up on Chrome on my Mac. But Safari works great. Alexander got fiddled with and looks like its using a newer/odder version of adobe reader plugin... safari on mac seems to work.. firefox on mac seems a bit patchy... unfortunately even though I'm a subscriber t...
by naquada
10/27/10 02:31 PM
 
Forum: iGenii
Topic: iGenii is NOW Available Online for All Genii Subscribers
Replies: 85
Views: 11515

Re: The Coney Island Fakir Released on Kindle!

also depending on what your publishing from.. many systems will auto publish in ePub format... Calibre is free and allows publishing... adobe indesign also publishes ePub Sigil will also publish ePub the new version of scrivener (which is a absolutely FANTASTIC tool for writing scripts, books, in fa...
by naquada
10/19/10 05:29 PM
 
Forum: General
Topic: The Coney Island Fakir Released on Kindle!
Replies: 14
Views: 1822

Re: iGenii is NOW Available Online for All Genii Subscribers

richard what happens if we subscribe through someone like Alakazam in the UK... I've never seen any codes on the plastic wrap when we get the genii sent through from a UK service... we are effectively subscribers... November issue hasn't arrive here yet... so apologises if theres already a solution ...
by naquada
10/19/10 05:18 PM
 
Forum: iGenii
Topic: iGenii is NOW Available Online for All Genii Subscribers
Replies: 85
Views: 11515

The Session 2011

First names for The Session 2011 on January 15th & 16th 2011: The Session 2011 Announces Darwin Ortiz, Pit Hartling, Denis Behr and Luke Jermay - <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.magicconventionguide.com/2010/the-session-2011-announces-darwin-ortiz-pit-hartling-denis-behr-and-luke-...
by naquada
10/01/10 05:07 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The Session 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 501

Re: Essential Magic Conference

Make that July 7, 8 and 9 dodd ;)
by naquada
07/17/10 05:52 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Essential Magic Conference
Replies: 110
Views: 12926

Re: Essential Magic Conference

both the backup. and free. urls should work...
by naquada
07/17/10 03:38 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Essential Magic Conference
Replies: 110
Views: 12926

Re: Essential Magic Conference

the FREE last session for Essential Magic Conference will be broadcast at <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://backup.essentialmagicconference.com">http://backup.essentialmagicconference.com</a><!-- m --> for those who wish to view what they have been missing... these will be performances.. ho...
by naquada
07/17/10 02:55 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Essential Magic Conference
Replies: 110
Views: 12926

Re: Essential Magic Conference

The last session of today will be broadcast FREE to all.. details to follow (but I'd imagine just head to the website and select the live broadcast) I've written up all the sessions thus far (and there are photos from back stage as well as from the broadcast in there ) at <!-- m --><a class="postlin...
by naquada
07/17/10 02:11 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Essential Magic Conference
Replies: 110
Views: 12926

Re: Essential Magic Conference

I must say EMC is wonderful experience.. congrats to all involved!!! You can still register (or attend a club who has a club pass who can share the conference broadcast) at <!-- w --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.essentialmagicconference.com">www.essentialmagicconference.com</a><!-- w --> we'...
by naquada
07/16/10 03:48 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Essential Magic Conference
Replies: 110
Views: 12926

Re: New Genii Website Now Live! Free Digital Issues!

nice redesign... well done!

I assume in the old copies of the magazine are hosted through the CARC then in answer to previous questions, yes they'd be viewable on the iPad and iPhone in a page by page view, as CARC support that currently..
by naquada
07/10/10 08:05 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New Genii Website Now Live! Free Digital Issues!
Replies: 39
Views: 2349

Re: Essential Magic Conference

Currently the three days are scheduled as three sessions per day. Thursday 15th July Session one: 16:00 - 17:00 Session two: 18:00 - 20:00 Session three: 21:30 - 23:30 Friday 16th July Session four: 15:00 - 17:00 Session five: 18:00 - 20:00 Session six: 21:30 - 23:30 Saturday 17th July Session seven...
by naquada
07/01/10 03:31 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Essential Magic Conference
Replies: 110
Views: 12926

Re: Essential Magic Conference

Last night the media partners had a sneak peek at the Essential Magic Conference.. We were more than impressed!!! Using the same interface that conference attendees will be using we were shown around the set of studio 33, and walked through how the conference will work. <!-- m --><a class="postlink"...
by naquada
07/01/10 03:10 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Essential Magic Conference
Replies: 110
Views: 12926

Re: Dai Vernon font

mrgoat wrote:
Right, didn't know about that. Cool.

However, that does mean stopping using images and starting using text, right? Just prettier text.


nope just means you can use all three :)

1. text
2. pretty text
and 3.images that appear to google as text
by naquada
05/25/10 01:54 PM
 
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Dai Vernon font
Replies: 20
Views: 2598

Re: Dai Vernon font

Right: the problem is not the font itself, but rather that the text is actually an image file. Any font used in the same manner would have the same problem. Damian's suggestion would help with that. -Jim in a way yes.. you could add 'alt' tags to the images/filenames to make it more google friendly...
by naquada
05/25/10 01:18 PM
 
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Dai Vernon font
Replies: 20
Views: 2598

Re: Dai Vernon font

if you know what your doing then you can take any truetype, otf etc font, and have it rendered into a font that can be used as a normal font on a site using normal text, in very much the same way as the google font API uses.. I don't understand what you mean here? mrgoat.. there is a web developmen...
by naquada
05/25/10 01:07 PM
 
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Dai Vernon font
Replies: 20
Views: 2598

Re: Dai Vernon font

actually mr goat thats not quite true.. there are many ways to allow google and other systems to read custom fonts, and use pretty much any font you like in a webpage.. (which works for all the dreaded IE's except 5.5, all webkit browsers, firefox etc etc etc) if you know what your doing then you ca...
by naquada
05/25/10 06:59 AM
 
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Dai Vernon font
Replies: 20
Views: 2598

Re: New Website

I'd like to say I agree with many of the comments above... although I'd not touch an outsourced developer.. sorry, but I dont agree with them, and have heard complete horror stories about outsources projects.. website wise.. and I can talk from experience of having quite a few over the years... yes ...
by naquada
05/11/10 11:52 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New Website
Replies: 11
Views: 1068

Re: Ebay Seller offering secrets...............

I've already spoken to Marvin Berglas, John Bannon, Mark Leveridge, Tenyo and some others as well Doc, actually sometime ebay do.. but your right normally its the IP owner who needs to contact them.. if ebay see the seller reselling the same item over and over (as this guy is doing) they can remove ...
by naquada
04/26/10 08:38 AM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Ebay Seller offering secrets...............
Replies: 8
Views: 879

Re: Ebay Seller offering secrets...............

on each item under the Other Item Info is a link to report the item: Other item info Item number: 170476849445 Item location: Silistra, Silistra, Bulgaria Post to: Worldwide Share Print Report item normally ebay only remove listing when the copyright holder reports the item.. although you can use th...
by naquada
04/26/10 07:40 AM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Ebay Seller offering secrets...............
Replies: 8
Views: 879

Re: I KNOW THE SECRET "THE BERGLAS EFFECT"!!!

..and...... ?
by naquada
03/07/10 09:25 AM
 
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: I KNOW THE SECRET "THE BERGLAS EFFECT"!!!
Replies: 114
Views: 23898

Re: Review Blackpool 2010

looking forward to part two... :)
by naquada
03/05/10 01:05 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Review Blackpool 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 2084

Re: Cameron Francis Lectures at HCMS Reading, UK 3rd March

Don't Forget this is THIS EVENING.. dont forget to come along!!
by naquada
03/03/10 05:02 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Cameron Francis Lectures at HCMS Reading, UK 3rd March
Replies: 1
Views: 284

Re: A Nice Piece About Pat Page

The book is huge and Pat did not include any biographical info, but I'll see whether I can reproduce the interview I did with him for the April 2007 cover feature in The Magic Circular. Pat's funeral is tomorrow (Monday March 1) in London. Matt Field I cannot make the funeral and thanks giving tomo...
by naquada
02/28/10 04:58 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: A Nice Piece About Pat Page
Replies: 9
Views: 1391

Cameron Francis Lectures at HCMS Reading, UK 3rd March

We are extremely pleased to be able to say that we have secured Cameron Francis to lecture on 3rd March 2010 at the Home Counties Magical Society. Cameron Francis is an actor and magician currently living in Gainesville, Florida. He has created many original effects and has collaborated with some of...
by naquada
02/23/10 04:20 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Cameron Francis Lectures at HCMS Reading, UK 3rd March
Replies: 1
Views: 284

Blackpool Magic Convention Live Coverage 19th - 21st Feb 2010

as always.. we'll be blogging, taking photos, hopefully doing audio interviews and generally covering the Blackpool Convention as it happens.. You can follow the entire weekend live at <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.magicconventionguide.com/">http://www.magicconventionguide.com/</a><...
by naquada
02/17/10 05:49 PM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Blackpool Magic Convention Live Coverage 19th - 21st Feb 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 796
Next

Return to advanced search