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facebook bringeth enlightenment

Posted 06-29-2011 at 03:25 PM by rocket357 (Musings on technology, philosophy, and life in the corporate world)
Updated 06-29-2011 at 05:44 PM by rocket357

Facebook is an awkward place. Really, it is. It's a place where all the disparate facets of my life come together. Family, co-workers. Computers, grandmothers. Religion, science. Intelligence...well, I'll leave that one open to interpretation =)

Recently I got back in contact over facebook with a long lost friend from my childhood. As weeks went on, we commented on each other's posts, intrigued by the serious difference between the remembered friend and the new-found friend....
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blacklisted

Posted 06-29-2011 at 09:30 AM by caieng

Yesterday, I submitted to the PCLOS forum my critical remarks about their newest KDE release, and today, I discovered that I had been blocked from accessing the forum.

I am curious to learn what others think about this kind of totalitarian conduct. Does it improve the Linux community?

The essence of my remarks, if I can recall them (I did not make a copy, unfortunately, or I would post it here,) was this:

Last year's LXDE release worked, and works, perfectly....
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Optimize your computer for Windows 7 #1

Posted 06-29-2011 at 08:42 AM by DJ Shaji

Make your PC move at speeds equal to g (acceleration due to gravity) in 4 easy steps!

1. Unplug your PC from the wall outlet.

2. Open a window.

3. Throw the PC out of the said window.

4. Put your hands up and dance!
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Optimize your computer for Windows 7 #1

Posted 06-29-2011 at 08:42 AM by DJ Shaji

Make your PC move at speeds equal to g (acceleration due to gravity) in 4 easy steps!

1. Unplug your PC from the wall outlet.

2. Open a window.

3. Throw the PC out of the said window.

4. Put your hands up and dance!
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Getting closer

Posted 06-28-2011 at 03:18 AM by peonuser
Updated 07-01-2011 at 10:42 PM by peonuser

Found a case to use for my in progress pc robot. May have it done in time to enter a contest. Since the router I planned to use with it is down, I will have to use another one. Aha which one?

Found an issue with OpenOffice I do not like. Hope Excel has the same issue. In any case I found a workaround. The issue has to do with using static cell references when I add a row at the top of a list. I will insert the row one row down and move the upper row contents to it.

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