Archive for date: April 5, 2005

More good philosophy from Lisa

April 5, 2005 | Link of the Day, Quote of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

Lisa has really got a lot on the ball. Enough so that I’m nominating this for the quote of the day: Art and thinking and all the Important Stuff is WAY too important to be left to the increasingly small number of people who are getting paid to do it. Way to go, Lisa.

The Voidspace Techie Blog reviews Panda3D

April 5, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

The Voidspace Techie Blog has a brief review of Panda3D, an interactive graphics environment based on Python created by Disney and CMU’s Entertainment Technology Center. Looks cool. Haven’t done anything with it, but I thought I’d put in this link to remind me to have a look at it later.

Drive cloning software…

April 5, 2005 | Tips and Tricks, Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

I recently began to have difficulties with my Windows XP box. For reasons which were not clear (and given XP’s “weld the hood shut” architecture, impossible to diagnose) I could not install Visual C++ on the machine. I realized that over the last couple of years, I had acquired a lot of cruft in my […]

Epia Information

April 5, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering is trying to become the primary source of information on using the EPIA motherboards produced by VIA. This website currently runs on just such a motherboard, using FreeBSD. They are cool, capable, and run with very little power. All in all, a very good deal.

Google Maps, Now with Satellite Imagery!

April 5, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

Google just added satellite imagery to their map services. Check out their view of Pixar. Too cool.