Category Archives: 2008

I found this from Feb 2008

It was topical at the time, apparently I wrote it up into a txt file and then just uploaded to my server. I recently found it. —————————————- [Feb 2008] —————————————- Everything I’ve looked up on the internet says there is … Full story

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MIA – Paper Airplanes Ringtone (MP3)

I kept hearing it in the trailer and couldn’t get it out of my head. I’ve now made a ringtone out of the song from Pineapple Express.

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Back Attack!

This blizzard will be the death of me, I’m currently attempting to ward off back spasms with muscle relaxers and aleve. I was just getting over it too, and now I’ve done WAY too much shoveling. I am writing to … Full story

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GTA IV Performance

Here’s the same progression in GTA benchmarks. I didn’t have to do much work for this because GTA writes each benchmark to a separate txt file automatically. I pasted into Google Docs and made a graph of it all. The … Full story

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It’s the Final Benchmark!

Ok, so after the dust has settled I’ve completed the Hard Drive externalization (technical prototype) and here are the past couple benchmarks: 2 x New Graphics Card + CPU New Graphics Card + CPU New Graphics Card New Motherboard Original … Full story

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New Benchmarks

Latest Benchmark 3DMark06 – 11059 2.0 PCI Ex Motherboard 3DMark06 – 10879 1.0 PCI Ex Motherboard w/ 2 8800 GTX 3DMark06 – 10674 *** authors note 07 07 2012 *** TABLES! Ahhhh! So not HTML 4.0…

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BBB

Here’s an old one, one of my first live on the deck using pre-recorded, pre-equalized background. Lame 70s Rock + Speed + Re-dub + Scratch = Lame fast 70s rock sped up, re-dubbed, and scratched quietly! Original – Shaun Cassidy … Full story

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Michael Crichton Died Today

I was surprised to hear that Michael Crichton died today.He’s probably my favorite author, followed closely by Douglas Adams who died just a few years ago. I think I need some new authors, but I’m afraid they might die on … Full story

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McCain has a Rubber Band But Obama has Hanuman (monkey god)

Recently each of the candidates revealed their lucky charms. McCain had a rubber band and Obama said monkey god. I thought “monkey god” sounded a little weird, but it appears it was a nod to the group in India that … Full story

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On the Road Again

We’re headed to NY for Nicole’s brother’s wedding – some tandem garbage truck flipped over so traffic has slowed to a crawl. I really just wanted an excuse to use the G1. Typing is odd with the thumbs, I’m used … Full story

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Review: Knight Rider GPS Directs You in K.I.T.T.’s Voice

It’s been a rough couple of decades for Knight Rider fans. In 1982 the show’s co-star, an AI-enhanced Trans AM named KITT, stole our nerdy hearts. Seven years after the series ended, everyone’s favorite talking car started a downward spiral…by … Full story

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The Future Is Back: A Tour of the New DeLorean HQ

Owners of the ultimate geek car, the DeLorean, are no strangers to modifying their McFly rides, including hovercraft and electric conversions of the iconic silver-skinned sports car. Now, thanks to the new DeLorean Motor Company, buyers of new DeLoreans and … Full story

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NAB successfully purchases FCC

The latest FCC panel member has said Sirius needs to reserve 25% for “minority” programming for his approval. Why does it have to be minority? Why not public access?? I’d say none out of principal, but it’s an easy fix … Full story

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Butt Girl…The History of the Long Island Ice Tea Cocktail

If you watch this, you will never forget; a) how to make a Long Island Ice Tea and b) the name of the bartender who invented it. read more | digg story

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Past Performance

I went back today and found some previous 3DMark06 Scores since I was finally able to get my 3DMark06 up and running. I still had my old VISTA x64 install on my extra HD (haven’t needed to reformat it for … Full story

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Interestings

So I’m working from home today, collected a few tidbits durring my hours upon hours of meetings:There is still no concrete info on the Wii pole dance gameEA PR is spinning, Tech is confirming they suckEver wonder if your local … Full story

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2 Weeks of Josh

After a long time of being unable to find a chance to hang with anyone the past 2 weeks have been great. I think I can finally hunker down and maybe do some work. After seeing what Justin has been … Full story

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Clarissa Explains It All – Drinking Game

*** here is the original article ported over *** Nicole and I couldn’t find a Clarissa Explains It All drinking game so we made up our own: Keep in Mind:~ Both the DVD and the real show (should you see … Full story

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Clarissa Explains it All Drinking Game

…not having luck reposting this from the old link: http://www.synthetic-x.com/2008/02/clarissa-explains-it-all-drinking-game.html Wednesday, February 06, 2008 post://118971903657824975/ Nicole and I couldn’t find a Clarissa Explains It All drinking game so we made up our own: Keep in Mind:~ Both the DVD and … Full story

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