Category Archives: Computers

All about the magic box

Installing IE7

Installing Internet Explorer 7, software is nice, reboots required so far 3 (1 for windows validation tool, 1 for IE7 and 1 for Norton updates for IE7), total time so far 2 hours 10 minutes or so, major problems: breaks access to hotmail accounts through outlook express…
fucking microsoft…
Update
Finished, finally…
Here’s the itemized breakdown

Reboots: 5

1 for […]

RSS Feeds

Do I have any actual human beings out there using the RSS feeds on this site??
I’m curious because I have been getting a lot of spam blogs and such using my RSS feeds to post my content on their site with their ads and no link back to me and if I don’t have […]

Firefox 2.0.0.1

Anybody else using this?
Is it just me or is this thing slow as all hell? Ever since I upgraded to the 2.0 branch Firefox is slow and huge memory hog. If I get a couple of tabs open at once (normal browsing behavior for me) Firefox will be using 300mb ram easy, sometimes […]

Parting shot at DirectX9

Parting shot at DirectX9

Embedding YouTube Videos as Valid XHTML 1.0 in WordPress

UPDATE:
For those who don’t like tinkering with this stuff you can always use Viper’s plugin for pretty much any type of video. I’ve actually just started using it and reverted the quicktag changes.
A small addendum to my previous post about Embedding YouTube Videos as Valid XHTML 1.0.
I was tired of copying and […]

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