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Tag Archives: computers

Jul
12
2009

Why won’t you print?

If you have ever had a computer problem and googled it, you’ll know that the advice you find will be mixed. When I couldn’t get my hp photosmart 3750 printer working with my mac I tried several zany ideas. Download … Continue reading

Jul
2
2008

Turing Test

In the comments of a review of a book about Turing… I guess it’s probably fitting that so many computers have been used to tell strangers “Haha u r so gay”.

Apr
14
2008

Grow Your Harness

I had this article published in Better Software a few years ago and it has been sitting over at Developer Testing since then. I am giving it a new home here in case Developer Testing goes away. Who knows? Maybe … Continue reading

Dec
12
2007

No More Mr Nice Guy!

My boss is stepping up the campaign for better quality in the software industry:

Dec
6
2007

Come Join Us at Dreamhost

If you have ever wished that you had your own web site hosted by the same people who host www.raggedclown.com, I have a special offer just for you… First a few words about DreamHost and how I chose them. Every … Continue reading

Jul
21
2007

No regrets!

No regrets! Well, of course I dream of what I might have done differently and better, but seriously, who am I to second-guess, say, 1984 vintage Bjarne? He may have been less experienced than I, but he was no less … Continue reading

Apr
16
2007

My Third Video

I used Microsoft Movie Maker for my second video. I fully expected it to suck. What I hadn’t anticipated was how badly it would suck. It’s hard to imagine a video editor program that would suck more than Microsoft Movie … Continue reading