I remember watching the American conventions at home, and — as is correct...– roll-call of the presidents
Speaking of amazing cameras, the upcoming Nikon D90 DSLR shoots video. Video, I...– Advance Testing the Nikon D90. FWIW I’ve read elsewhere (and can’t find it now) that the D90 won’t let you change aperture during a video shot, and AF-C won’t work. So I wouldn’t call it all the exposure and depth-of-field control of an SLR camera.
I just implemented something remarkably similar to this as part of a recent project, but the formal approach taken in this paper makes me want to reimplement my work as a more generic library.
But you know what, how about we all agree, all of us who write about writing...– Build One to Throw Away. Amen.
Did the fun stop there? Hell no. We walked past a trailer that was aptly named,...– Heaven! I will never let David forget that Big Fat Bacon was too much for him, and that he wanted a salad instead!
We just launched two new ways to give your web apps free and secure access to a...– Google Code Blog: Two new ways to location-enable your web apps. Nice!
While traditional cron jobs are executed at set times, inotify cron, or incron,...– Scheduling jobs based on filesystem activity with incron. Looks useful.
Clifford Stoll on…everything →
A great TED talk by Cliff Stoll. The Cuckoo’s Egg came out at about the same I got my first Internet account, and that convergence had a big influence on the directions my education and career have taken.
If our research capability is to remain vibrant, we need more science and math...– Memo to the Next President. I can’t help but quote a good dig at creationists, but the rest of the memo is actually more insightful.
My Flickr account is my Yahoo! account. If I use Yahoo! Mail, it’s my...– Simon Willison nicely sums up why OAuth matters, in a discussion about suspicious behavior by the iPhone app “Exposure”
Nikon is a competent camera company. The IOC is a competent sports impresario....– Lock-In, the 2008 Flavor
The control to manage the % is in iSync (in the Applications folder). Open it,...– Apple - Support - Discussions - “Syncing with MobileMe will change more than 5% of your calendars”. Thank goodness I finally found this—it was driving me nuts!
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