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Goodbye, Dewey Decimal

I’ve discovered that the Dewey Decimal System is too exact for what I am doing here. I’ll be changing the categories to something simpler and deleting some tags too.  Related Taxonomy   Believe it or not, I’m still  redoing the categories… Dewey Decimal System Almost six years after beginning this blog I have realized… YARPP […]

Taxonomy

  Believe it or not, I’m still  redoing the categories on my WordPress blog in the Dewey Decimal System.  I’ve had 6 years of creating a taxonomy that doesn’t quite do what I want so why not? Obviously I cover a lot of different topics on my blog. While each post can be categorized by […]

Microsoft Dreamspark Student Software

Microsoft DreamSpark Dreamspark is Microsoft’s program for getting free development tools into the hands of students, in hopes that when they get out in the business world they’ll ask for the tools they’re familiar with. Or in Microsoft’s own words: It is our hope that the DreamSpark program will spark your creativity and help you […]

Windows 7 under VMWare

I really like VMWare. I’ve installed Windows 7 Beta into a virtual machine. A virtual machine is an operating system running within a software computer. The computer is no computer. It’s all rather zen.  Related VMWare and Win98 Mr. X was asking about his favorite DOS-based Doubles Pinochle… Windows Vista – Got Crack? Hacker publicly […]

Into the Void Alexa Toolbar

I’ve been using the Alexa toolbar for several years because of the extra site information it provides. Click the picture to download your own copy. PLUS they finally got with the program and made it Firefox-compatible. Enjoy!  Related Read the Feed Tell me this isn’t way easier than watching fifteen minutes… Log Jam Ever since […]

Thinking Machine 4: Chess Visualization

Thinking Machine 4: Play the game. I don’t have the patience for chess unless mentally enhanced by certain herbs. Until my local health food store starts selling it, I’m not going to be playing chess. Nonetheless, I found this site interesting. The picture above visualizes a computer opponent’s “thought” process as it examines series of […]

Now Where Did I *Put* That?

I’ve been using TightVNC to log into my work computer from home so that I can give them an extra day of my life. TightVNC is a little background application running on my work computer. It monitors activity on an unused port, and serves a copy of my work desktop to a java app in […]

Mind Manager: Non-Linear Thinking

What you need is a simple checklist.

1. Draw preti pixchrs
2. add part nubmers
3. etc

E-mail encrypt

HONcode: E-mail encrypt This little gadget is on the HonCode site. Enter your email address in the top section and it will generate a little javascript snippet to hide it from spiders.  Related Now Where Did I *Put* That? I’ve been using TightVNC to log into my work computer… MYTAGO – YAMT MYTAGO – do […]

Microsoft DreamSpark

Microsoft DreamSpark Dreamspark is Microsoft’s program for getting free development tools into the hands of students, in hopes that when they get out in the business world they’ll ask for the tools they’re familiar with. Or in Microsoft’s own words: It is our hope that the DreamSpark program will spark your creativity and help you […]

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