Archive for date: April 4, 2005

Flutterby! : flippin’ the bird

April 4, 2005 | Arts and Crafts | By: Mark VandeWettering

Dan took some nice pictures while walking around San Francisco today. He snapped this picture: which I liked, but I thought could use a bit more oomph. So, I fired up gimp, cut the bird out, and manipulated the contrast of the bird and the background separately, and came up with this. Probably overdid the […]

Opening Day!

April 4, 2005 | Baseball, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Ah, baseball season begins today. Okay, I guess it really started yesterday with the Yankees/Sox game, but today is the first Oakland game. Unfortunately, Barry Zito didn’t do so well, and the A’s lost their opening day game. Zito gave up four runs and six hits in six innings, breaking Oakland’s 7-0 record against Baltimore […]

Slusher on MGM Vs Grokster

April 4, 2005 | Intellectual Property | By: Mark VandeWettering

Dave Slusher has an excellent article detailing just what is at stake in the case of MGM v. Grokster. He says: I am the benificiary of being able to serve my podcasts to an order of magnitude more users than I could without it. Without the technological innovation of P2P networks, Dave would be unable […]

I’m noticed!

April 4, 2005 | Tooting My Own Horn | By: Mark VandeWettering

Andrew noticed my name in the credits for The Incredibles. Woohoo! I’m famous! Note: I actually have two listings in the credits.