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Great point, Steve.
Regardless of any issues I may have with the current US cabinet and the devastation it has wrought in the area of international relations, I have nothing but...
May 28, 2007 at 3:16 am
Rock climbing in Montagu, the best climbing spot in South Africa. It's only about 2 hrs out of Cape Town, but you'll forget all about anything back in the city...
May 25, 2007 at 12:52 am
Here's an idea - major releases every five years (with a point release after 2-3yrs if they need something to feed the marketers).
But the biggest thing I'd like, especially with...
May 18, 2007 at 7:41 am
I think that for many of us, what keeps us from being excited about Microsoft's products is that they don't really seem keen to excite us. In most areas of...
May 15, 2007 at 12:51 am
I do dev work at a data analysis company which reports on sales data for manufacturers. What always surprises me is not that there are a staggering number of permutations...
May 9, 2007 at 6:17 am
All good points, but I take issue with the parallel drawn between using code from a forum and plagiarism or cheating in an exam.
Using forum code is roughly the equivalent...
May 2, 2007 at 9:03 am
GDR, QFE, ISM, KB... WTF?
April 12, 2007 at 4:32 am
I'm a developer from Monday to Friday, but what keeps me sane is the fact that I also go rock climbing a couple times a week, and spend about...
April 2, 2007 at 2:48 am
I definitely have no plans to upgrade.
Having had a pretty thorough time playing around with it, all it really has going for it is... it's pretty.
Great. I really don't care...
March 26, 2007 at 4:09 am
ok, this is officially one of the coolest uses of internet technology ever...
March 15, 2007 at 4:12 am
seriously, though - the portability of skills.
I first taught myself programming when I was working in Korea, then did dome work in the states, and now I'm working in South...
March 9, 2007 at 7:18 am
Oh, and the ridiculous perceptions of non-IT people that we somehow have the ability to recode their very DNA if they irritate us to much...
March 9, 2007 at 6:38 am
On your two points:
1) - "energy" in this context is rather specious. If the solar energy absorbed by the crops is high, it makes no difference - we wouldn't have...
March 8, 2007 at 2:19 am
As disappointed as I was with the Dell laptop batteries fiasco last year, I was very impressed with the way that company handled it - no blame-shifting, no avoiding the...
March 6, 2007 at 11:51 pm
well, I used to work in a team consisting of three guys. Over the 6 months, both of the other guys have quit and have been replaced by women.
February 13, 2007 at 5:33 am