Archive for the 'Computers' Category

Winter ’05 Roundup, Part 1

Monday, December 19th, 2005

Over the past few months I haven’t been posting. I attempt to rectify that with a roundup of items that I meant to post.

Blast from the Past

Monday, July 25th, 2005

My childhood returns to me in the form of pixelated explosions and computer beeps.

Viva Le Fox!

Saturday, July 16th, 2005

As Firefox (or, “The Fox”) usage continues to grow, Opera has become upset with the browser’s popularity, and Microsoft has release a horrible implementation of tabbed browsing.

I’m Gonna Miss My LISP

Tuesday, July 12th, 2005

In my next-to-last semester as an undergrad I learned LISP (among other things). I like it.

Apple and Intel Sitting in a Tree

Wednesday, June 8th, 2005

In case you don’t know, Apple has announced they’re going to start using Intel processors in their machines, and will completely convert by mid-2007. Wow. I assume they’re going to use IA-64. I wonder what all the Mac, uh, aficionados, have to say. I think it’ll be a good move for Apple, as does John […]

The Beginning of the End

Thursday, June 2nd, 2005

My last two (short) semesters of college begin on Monday.

Does Not Compute

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2005

Windows blocks IE as a security threat.

New Year’s Backup

Monday, January 3rd, 2005

Happy New Year. The new year made me think of something: backups. So, I tell you, dear reader, please back up your data. How, you ask. Get an external harddrive with USB connector and use Windows’ built-in utility. It’s quite simple and automated. Do it. I’m backing up as we speak. I finally broke down […]