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Speaking of New Technology

Remember the last time we bought a TV? Probably not, since you have no reason to. Well, only five and a bit scant years later, we’re replacing it. It’s been gradually giving up the ghost, so we figured it was … Continue reading

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Please Link and Retweet, Thx

I know I’m fighting a losing battle here, but considering I’m a progressive lefty, that’s something I’m used to. What am I fighting against today? This. Browser Bar 1 Browser Bar 2 Browser Bar 3 Browser Bar 4 Folks, I … Continue reading

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Since There Isn’t Any Indication of This on Their Website, Here’s What You Need to Know About the Queue Function on Tumblr

It doesn’t work, period. Seriously, I sent this to support after wrestling with it for hours: These are the following things I’ve tried that have not worked: QUEUE: *Setting “post one post every day” with a time frame of 7am-8am. … Continue reading

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Dave Lartigue: What I Do

As you all know, I am a huge fan of Cory “BOINGBOING” Doctorow. He recently wrote a column in which, by popular demand, he lays bare all the hardware and software he uses to do God’s work of documenting the … Continue reading

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iPad

The big news here is that yes, a week ago I got an iPad. With my share of the Fake AP Stylebook book advance, plus some boardgames I sold, I bought a 32GB Wi-Fi iPad. Here it is in its … Continue reading

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Back from Christmas Break!

We spent last week in Louisiana for Christmas, hence the re-runs. But now I’m back! My Christmas haul was: The Lego Book LEGO Star Wars: The Visual Dictionary by Simon Beecroft Lego Pirate Tank (Clone Wars) which is pretty hard … Continue reading

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Configuring the Print Server on an SMC Barricade N Wireless Router With Vista

I’m putting this here even though I know none of you care because I was having a hard time finding it last night. My old wireless router was acting up, and I had been looking at print servers anyway, so … Continue reading

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HIX HOX HACKS!

The other day I was adding some files to my site to enable the magic of this, when I noticed something peculiar. There’s a directory there that I know I didn’t create. I look closer and it’s full of strange … Continue reading

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