SELF Schwag!

I got home today and found a nice package in the mailbox. I always get giddy when there is anything in there other than direct mail ads and bills. This time the giddyness was fully justified. It turned out to be my package of schwag from The SouthEast LinuxFest. W00T! I helped out with some …

Cut and Paste Retro Arcade Fun

You just gotta love a world in which you can add both Frogger and Asteroids to your website with a simple cut and paste of some html code. Now if only there were faithful flash versions of Omega Race, Galaga, and maybe a Scott Adams adventure. Jeez, I’d never get anything done! :) I got …

GIMPing a car out of thin air

In a second attempt to make more use of my Wacom tablet, and learn a little bit more about using the Gimp in the process, I sat down tonight and decided to attempt a little more sketching. I always liked doodling cars in my youth, so I did a quick sketch in the Gimp and …

A pro-Windows post from a Linux fan

While I make no bones about being a fan of Linux and Free Software, I’m also someone who tries, at least most of the time, to understand opposing ideas and differing perspectives. For instance, I regularly listen to the MacBreak Weekly podcast even though I don’t own any Apple products and likely never will. I …