Monthly Archives: January 2006

Hawa – the Vision and Sadness

Hawa To get at the truth, visit the blog. Blogs definitely transcend us in so many ways and even when we can talk about the anthropology of blogging and its lofty goals, others use blogging as a way of presentation. … Continue reading

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Ideas, Artifacts, Processes

Interesting perspectives from an old friend that does human osteology (or did). We talked via email about some of his changes and how after many years of traveling up to Alaska during the summers for work, this last summer of … Continue reading

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Mozilla Extensions Anyone and Linux Applications Roundup

Lets go over how the browser is our world, class. Repeat after me, The browser is the world The browser is not the world but with extensions… I’ve been looking at a number of very powerful extensions like adblock, performancing, … Continue reading

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Gathering the Table of Elements

Its come to me more than a few times that the world is made up of elements of various kinds and there is this table of periodic elements which are the maps and illustrations of our world. Some of the … Continue reading

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Blogging in the Morning is Wierd

Well, its about 735am here and I just done perusing my morning news resources including here and there. There is the usual assortment of goods and bads; but it came to me in a flash of unusual morning brilliance. Why … Continue reading

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Power Management Wows and Woes

After a brief absence, our hero returns from the land of suspend and software suspend and apm and acpi.  He is badly bruised but nonetheless happy and challenged.  My older Dell Inspiron 4100 seems to all work under Linux these … Continue reading

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On and on; off and off; yet we go

One thought… Its nice to find sets of applications that work, that you can use to fulfill requirements. On the Linux side, I had my short list (which is getting shorter by the day). I wanted a nice blog client … Continue reading

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Strange Days for Me N You

The weekend this weekend was an interesting mix of sorting out a few things I wanted to try on Linux, getting my XP desktop rebuilt, and thinking a lot about the strangeness of life in general. I had an opportunity … Continue reading

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Second Tests, tastes, and other virtual wealth building exercises

So one of the things I like trying is new software. Of late, I’ve been looking at more than a few graphics programs but I really wanted a decent offline blog editor on Linux. The basic requirements are that I … Continue reading

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this is a test

well here we are testing! This is a new blog client for linux. We’ll see how it goes. No place like home! Try out a few new tricks every day.

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