Category Archives: Personnel Personal

Private or personal stuff from the people contributing to this site, that doesn’t fit anywhere else

Heading out for a few days

I’m heading to Hong Kong for 4 days for my anniversary so I most likely won’t be responding to any comments (or approving any for that matter) or email until I get back, just in case anyone thinks I am ignoring them.
I will try to schedule some entries to go up while I am […]

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 […]

Dreamhost RAMPAGE!

Been reading (poking fun at) the comments over at the two latest posts on the dreamhost status blog while working to kill time and they are HILARIOUS!
Posts are here, and include such wonderful trollish items as no less that 2 people claiming to make $10,000+ in less than 5 hours from their websites and […]

Also, Amazon is weird

Messing with the site I just noticed the Amazon links, and I honestly have no idea why Amazon is listing a Joan Jett Album, what appears to be pornography and men’s underwear in my “context sensitive” links…
Just for the record I’ve never bought any of the 3 from Amazon.
Now that I think about it, […]

DRM

DRM is a topic I end up thinking about more often than I’d like and deserves to be written with more care and time than I can dedicate to it right now, but to summarize my opinion on DRM, it sucks.
I absolutely refuse to buy any CD or digital track with DRM on it, […]

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