Archive for date: September 19, 2004

Of System Changes and Other Randomness

September 19, 2004 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Brainwagon Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

Hear the dulcet tones of my voice describe my day spent with my wife trying to find the perfect dress for our upcoming Incredibles wrap party, installing mail services and spamassassin on my web server, and my irritation with the carelessness of Slashdot stories.

Unofficial Robosapien hacks and mods site

September 19, 2004 | Link of the Day, Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

While reading today’s slashdot article on hacking the RoboSapien, I turned up a link to the Unofficial Robosapien hacks and mods site. Some good information about the IR protocols used to control the little robot. You can also look at Servo Magazine’s Hack-a-Sapien contest.

The Computer of Today, From Yesterday!

September 19, 2004 | I Kid You Not, Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

The caption reads: Scientists from the RAND Corporation have created this model to illustrate how a “home computer” could look like in the year 2004. However the needed technology will not be econimically feasible for the average home. Also the scientists readily admit that the computer will require not yet invented technology to actually work, […]

Sorry for the light news…

September 19, 2004 | News | By: Mark VandeWettering

Sorry readers, I didn’t have much time for the Internet last night. I was co-opted into helping my wife search for the perfect dress for the upcoming Incredibles wrap party, and that took the better part of the day. When I returned home, I decided to do some maintenance on my webserver, and for the […]