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13
Feb
2008
Posted in tech

NetBeans for Ruby on Rails on Mac OS X

If you have NetBeans 6.0 and you want to use the bundled JRuby, you might as well get 6.0.1 if…

182
23
Jan
2008
Posted in photography tech

Re-evaluating my Digital SLR

I have a Pentax K10D. It’s been a year since I bought it, and I love it – but I…

170
05
Jan
2008
Posted in personal

The end of once a day blogging

Announcing: “once a week” blogging. Once a day in retrospect was too ambitious: the posts that came out of it…

187
29
Dec
2007
Posted in photography tech

Sanyo Eneloop Rechargeable Batteries

What’s the difference between the Sanyo Eneloop Rechargeable Batteries  and regular rechargeable batteries, you ask? They retain their charge longer….

204
28
Dec
2007
Posted in photography tech

ATP GPS Photo Finder

Now, if you are a photographer like me, you will love this gadget. When looking for my first DSLR, I…

185
27
Dec
2007
Posted in tech

Apple Bluetooth Keyboard on the Playstation 3 (PS3)

When I first purchased the Playstation 3, I had an old Apple Wireless Pro Keyboard (the all white one, not…

366
27
Dec
2007
Posted in tech

Authoring DVDs from VHS tape

Everyone remembers VHS don’t they? Remember when the video stores were all VHS? You know, the format before DVD? Also,…

176
27
Dec
2007
Posted in personal

Blog writing update

Ok, so this daily blog writing thing has not gone so well, since my resolution. It’s not that I don’t…

160
27
Dec
2007
Posted in books personal

Books I’m reading – Anthony Bourdain

After finishing Anthony Bourdain’s Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly, I dived into his collection of essays, The Nasty…

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27
Dec
2007
Posted in tech

Streaming media to your Playstation 3 (PS3)

Ok, so you have a computer with all your photos, videos, and audio that sits in your computer room. You…