At some point in the history of my blog I had installed a plugin that activated a piece of wordpress code that duplicated all post meta-data custom fields into each post. This resulted in my database being crammed full of meta-data for each post that did not use that meta-data. While this did not affect … Read More “Duplicate postmeta in WordPress” »
My tire air pressure gauge on my Prius has been on for two weeks now. There is a air pump at a gas station right on the way to work. I avoid it like the plague. Why? I mean really it will only take five minutes but yet I still don’t go. Why this procrastination … Read More “Daily Blog: Monday Dec 29” »
Nice title. Anyway. In the book The Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere Jurgen Habermas writes of the mid 17th European culture with respect to the ability of the non-ruling classes to congregate and discourse on things other than a life of servitude. These groups of people were freed from economic servitude from their royal … Read More “Inquiry into Supercapatilism through the lens of the public sphere” »
Today’s activities are: 1. Enjoy a good Dim Sum lunch at Golden Island in Milpitas. 2. Stop by Costco to pick up some vitamins. 3. Stop by ToysRus for some buy one get on free action on Leapster cartridges. 4. Stop by the Nishihiras for some free cookies. 5. Sort out the donation pile for … Read More “Daily Blog Sunday Dec 28, 2008” »
The last year has seen a marked decrease in the amount of entries to my blog. Several reasons come to mind. First this blog is really for me and not so much for other to learn about me. Admittedly some entries like the Lost Chennault’s have received a fair number of views most of … Read More “I'm not writing much” »
WordPress 2.7 has a quick post feature;good. Trying to post using quick posy with a blackberry 8830; not good. It works but not an optimal way to post a blog entry from a mobile phone. Dear lazyweb what is a good blackberry app that can post blog entries to wordpress?
I upgraded WordPress from RC1 to RC2 with a click of a button. Kudos to the WordPress team for making an upgrade so easy.
I can feel this one in my bones. This piece needs more work but I think it has potential… Burton group writes, “Open source software (OSS) is here to stay ”most enterprises can no longer afford to ignore the advantages of low up-front costs, quality code, and a labor pool of software developers and system … Read More “Open Source Software, globilization and super capitalist” »
I decided this year not to go chasing elusive deals on black-Friday this year. I would like to say this decision stems from some inflated sense of morality regarding the deleterious effects of super-capitalism on the working class. However, truth be told, I spent my Friday on a mini-vacation with my family. Was it … Read More “No black-Friday or cyber-Monday” »
Led a game design session for obstetrical haemorrhaging. Gave a tour to a group from Norway that included their minister of health. Got grumpy at my kids for not paying attention to me and Regina. Worried about the state of the economy. Wrote a list of things that happened in my blog. What? Not the … Read More “Things that happened” »