Mar 102014

Techster. Think “techie-hipster”. Exhibit A: Using a cell phone, while wearing google glass, while riding a segway, while at SxSW. I believe this deserves another neologism: the quadfecta. (Source: reddit) Still, this isn’t worse than the hot-pink sequined suit jacket that made G crack up when we first got off the train downtown…

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Mar 022014

So every month or so, I try to dump all the bookmarks I made, especially for things I didn’t have time to comment on at the moment of discovery… Apple promises fix for iOS 7 ‘screen of death’ glitch (Wired UK) How Netflix Reverse Engineered Hollywood – Alexis C. Madrigal – The Atlantic Love’s Labor

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Feb 142014

So, G went to her first Valentine’s day dance. We had a calm, quiet dinner, then went home and listened to every possible permutation of the “I Love You Song” from “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” (which Cy played keyboards for last week). That was his 6th production of that show. I’ve seen

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Jan 192014

Gay rights protester reportedly detained at Sochi Olympic torch relay | NBC Olympics. To Cy’s dismay, this includes the opening and closing ceremonies. The advertisers supporting gay-bashing will NOT get my eyeballs. Remember that these are folks who are advocating that G be taken away from Cy and myself. Even when I make G do

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Jan 012014

You know, as much attention as the recreational pot in Colorado story is getting, you would think it was mandatory, and that by this time tomorrow, the only other surviving industry in the state will be pizza delivery. It’s been much too long since I’ve cleaned out my bookmarks folder: here is the result: New

Dec 312013

If UNIX Were a Religion – Slashdot. Speaking of which, does anyone know an easy way for me to get virtual desktops on a mac? I’m really quite used to a 4×3 setup, where the top left desktop is the web browser and all the rest are full-screen terminal windows.

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