Monthly Archives: November 2007

Choosing CD/DVD archival media

I found this site a while back but had forgotten about it. However, since I just bought new computers I was in the market for more blank DVDs but I couldn’t remember the difference between DVD-R and DVD+R. How To … Continue reading

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IT Departments Hate Laptops

On Slashdot today there was an article from Computer World entitled 10 Things We Hate About Laptops. As I was reading it, I couldn’t believe some of the things being said. I’ve used laptops for a while, though I’ve never … Continue reading

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Secrets of working in IT

Found an article this morning discussing 10 dirty secrets of the IT industry. It’s quite interesting and enlightening. Not to mention pretty truthful, at least in my experience. The comments are also interesting. If you work in IT or are … Continue reading

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Macbook Pro photo

For what it’s worth, here’s a picture of Ubuntu Linux running under VMWare Fusion on my new Macbook Pro. You can’t really see the lighted keyboard very well because the backlight is white. Linux on Mac Obviously this makes it … Continue reading

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New Macbook Pro

I just treated myself to an early Xmas present. I bought a new Macbook Pro earlier this week and it’s great. The laptop it replaces was a Sony Vaio, which is roughly five years old. The hard drive was starting … Continue reading

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