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April, 2011

  • daskeyboard revue and dvorak mod on an acer 1420p

    i’ve been using my daskeyboard for a couple days and if you miss the feel of an old school electric typewriter, you’ll really enjoy this mechanical keyboard.  today at lunch i modded (slang for modified) my keyboard on my acer 1420p.  this little...
  • top ten april fools pranks at home, around town and on the web

    yesterday was april fools day (or the beginning of my wife's birthday month) and the pranks were flying online. here are 10 of my favorite this year. 0. my wife woke up to say there was snow on the ground - she forgot i had already been outside to...
  • dvorak update - one month

    7:46 pm so it's been just under a month and i'm at about 20 wpm on the dvorak keyboard. it's coming along and i can already tell this will soon make me a faster typer than i ever was on the querty layout. i am going to take some speed tests online...
  • ONLY CAPITALS

    I'VE BEEN BLOGGING FOR A WHILE AND HAVE RECEIVED A FEW QUESTIONS ABOUT WHY I ALWAYS POST IN LOWER CASE. IN HIGH SCHOOL WE READ POEMS BY E E CUMMINGS AND THE IDEA THAT YOU DIDN'T HAVE TO CAPITALIZE THE FIRST LETTER OF A SENTENCE STUCK WITH ME. TO MAKE...