Archive for date: November 30, 2004

iPodder out, Doppler is in…

November 30, 2004 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Sorry the team working on iPodder, but I’ve become too frustrated with it to continue using it. I have been having problems with iTunes crashing periodically, with items which are downloaded and inserted multiple times, and with a situation where a feed which botched once and refused to download again, even after uninstalling and reinstalling […]

Tidying up images…

November 30, 2004 | Photos | By: Mark VandeWettering

While testing the low light performance of my new cellular phone, I noticed that even in medium indoor lighting, the camera had significant amounts of noise (and blur). Still, there is a cool program called Neat Image which I’ve mentioned before. It can remove a lot of the noise from images and yielded the following […]

Brainwagon Radio: MPx220 and MythTV

November 30, 2004 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Brainwagon Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

Where your host describes the fun he’s been having with his new cell phone and his travails in trying to get MythTV installed. Links for the show: The Motorola MPx220, my new Cingular cell phone Useful sites for MPx220 information: and My ASCII television hack: over two years old, but still fun. Inspired […]

Python 2.4

November 30, 2004 | Python | By: Mark VandeWettering

Two things are occupying my mind this morning: the first: an internal reminder to pay my mortgage today, and the second is that Python 2.4 has been officially released. Notable changes in Python 2.4 include improvements to the importing of modules, function decorators, generator expressions, a number of new modules (including subprocess, decimal and cookielib) […]