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Spread the love

I’m catching up with CavLec, and making a note to be sure and read her regular expressions page (because I can always use a good refresher), and then I scroll down to this. Suddenly, it is a good day. I’ve…
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The Agony of Dialup

Another weekend, another computer… My sister-in-law could use a computer, and my husband reminded me that we have a brick of a laptop, a Toshiba Satellite 1605CDS, lying around the house somewhere. I found it, dusted it off, and inventoried…
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Restyling

When you re-do your Movable Type site, how do you do it? Create a duplicate blog to play with until it’s pretty? So far, I’ve only ever worked on the live site, which can be dangerous (been lucky so far!)….
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Ohmigod…

Did you know that there were ATMs running Windows? And getting viruses? (Via Simon Willison’s Weblog, which has much more detail.) I knew there was a reason I don’t have one of those cards.

Clean Slate

I spent the day re-installing WinXP on the kids’ computer, which had managed to get itself incredibly gunked up. The most irritating feature was the loss of the ability to log off, thanks to some maddening piece of software I…
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And now for something completely different…

I rolled out (pun intended) a new website last week: Rocky Mountain Vintage Racing. It’s been a lot of fun putting together this site because the organization has people who are really motivated to make it good, and they’ve been…
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