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airborne light trails - 2

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A bit late, but I've been a bit busy lately, more on this subject. I've finally got something I've been looking to get for a long time. I don't think I'm done with this matter nor shall I ever be.. Words stop here:

I now u...

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Symbian, Yet Another Open Source Phone OS

After many discussions with many people over many years concerning the Open Source "problem", things are becoming clearer. Some have said that it will just die off as there is no way of making any money out of it and hence no way of surviving in today's economic system.

About a week ago...

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Why purchase a DVD ?

I always thought of CDs and DVDs as an unpractical medium for storage and use, so I avoid using them as much as possible. They are fragile:

  • you mustn't touch 50% of the object
  • it can break or scratch very very easily
  • to hot or to cold and it can break
  • it's...
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now in html5

This website is now using HTML5, normally this shouldn't change much, well all except for one thing important to me is the video tag that allows me to publish video content in such a simpler manner.

I re-encoded all my

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I Hate RBL

You know those lists that determine what IPs should be blocked from mail servers ? Well, maybe the idea at one point was interesting (maybe not)... . I realized today that I'm again on a couple of lists, nothing major, I realized this because an email I tried to send was blocked. After investi...

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shiny chrome on the outside

Icky on the inside ?

I noticed chrome is available for Debian/GNU Linux among others.. They have also been putting up ads around town that are impossible to miss. Some people think this is good, probably because Google is already their start page for many people, some even type the URL ...

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Poor MySQL. ..

I just read about this project to "save mysql" from the dirty hands of Oracle.. At first I thought "oh a cute little lolcat site" but then I thought "how is it that Oracle can buy out MySQL ?"

So I go to Monty...

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street view

Wow, snow. We are not used to it anymore, nowadays when it snows everybody get's all excited, the news talks only about that. It reminds of the hype with hurricane Gloria back when I was a bit younger

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airborne light trails

This should be part one of an idea that one day got stuck in my head... something about liking light trails on night photos and the frustration of not seeing any flying cars even though we are officially ten years into the future... ..

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2010

So I went for a walk today and took these pictures, this is what 2010 looks like.

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rate me

I came across this website called thespoof.com, they have articles that are supposed to be funny. To be fair I only read one article.

The thing is they boast about how on this super dooper website you don't need to sign up to rate an article, now that is really nice as I am ...

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Screwed screw

Sometimes you take things apart so many times that one day you realize that when you really do need to take that pc apart to really fix it that a screw is screwed... On my little innocent "netbook" (i dislike that word) I waited a while before I decided it was time to bring out t...

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bird of the day

i think they wanted to eat my chicken sandwich. .. that would have been a bit weird so i eated it quickly :p ...
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The end of free web hosting

Geocities is closing, you can however "upgrade" to something that will cost you money... I wonder if this has anything to do with the fact that people tend to prefer having a facebook lol profile with zillions of real fake friends than publishing pages with actual "content" (ouch, the "C" word)...

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Life isn't fair

I came across this rather funny photo article at Life.com about dumb inventions, most images are quite funny. However I thought that on maybe 1 or 2 inventions they where not so fair. I would like to defend the "...

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