Archive for July, 2009
grooglin (n): A google gremlin. Often blamed for odd behavior with Google services, such as receiving a reply to an email before you sent the original.
It is surely HOT where I live. Actually, today is on track to be hotter than it’s ever been in Portland. Right now (11:00 AM) it’s 91° F, and it’s forecast to hit 107° F this afternoon. Needless to say I’ve been running my air conditioner non stop for the last few days. This brings […]
This effect explains why doing work in the rack always takes twice as long as you think.
A quick update to the Hulu experiment: My Pentium 4 2.53GHz system with a GeForce FX 5500 256MB has some serious frame rate problems with Hulu’s streaming flash. Even at a very low resolution (800x600x16), the performance glitches are so distracting that it’s almost impossible to watch.