I wonder if you could predict if someone prefers to enter numbers using the top row of the keyboard vs the numeric pad by asking them to create a long random number. Obviously, people will have a tendency to not reuse the same finger twice in a row, and also not use a key adjacent…Read More Random Random Thoughts
I completely forgot about this mIRC script I made back in 2000, but apparently I was ahead of my time. I wrote a crowdsourcing script before there was crowdsourcing. The script was very simple, query it with !hme <name of show> and the script replies with how many episodes it thinks are in the show.…Read More Blast from the Past  my !hme script
I am addicted to making Greasemonkey scripts. I started making scripts to help me in an online game I play, but now I make them for many other sites. For my clients, I have made Greasemonkey scripts that can: scraping data for import into spreadsheets/databases adding AJAX to a site that didn’t support it before…Read More Greasemonkey Scripts
For a year, I was REALLY into making widgets. I’d would still be making them if they ever fixed the bugs I reported and got the performance of the widget engine better. My self-hosted homepage for my widgets was here, while my approved widgets are hosted on the official site. There is one secret widget…Read More My Time with Yahoo! Widgets
My Windows Vista Home Premium installation was on one of the Seagate 7200.11 drives with the bad firmware, so I’ve been trying to do something about it for a while now. This weekend I used SelfImage to copy my installation from one drive to another via my windows XP machine. After 12 hours of waiting…Read More Ghosting a Windows Vista Home Premium Installation
So I installed AVG 8 Free. I think was using 7.5 Free before. The new interface is nice, but AVG seems to be going the Microsoft/Norton/Nero philosophy of adding as much junk as possible to get as many bullet points for their sales departments as possible. I also scanned some Microsoft Word macro viruses, and…Read More AVG 8 Free: slicker interface, more bloat, less functionality
Mental Note: Edit or delete this post.Read More Hello world!