Archive for date: June 24, 2005

I’m curious about Gnomedex 5.0

June 24, 2005 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Blogging, Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

Take a look at their announcement, especially concentrating on the What is Gnomedex… section. Someone, please, explain it to me. Why is Gnomedex significant? Useful link: Technorati: gnomedex2005 Addendum: Just what here requires a license at all, much less a Creative Commons License? We don’t need licenses for other data formats like HTML.

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A tree picture, posted automatically from Flickr…

June 24, 2005 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

I’ve tweaked my flickr upload template a bit to be a bit more WordPerfect friendly, and to use my existing style sheet instead of interjecting its own CSS in every post. This photo was one I did with my Nikon 4500 using an infrared filter. I kind of liked it.

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Testing…

June 24, 2005 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Just testing some magic from A List Apart for doing CSS drop shadows. This requires all sorts of skullduggery with negative margins and the like to pull off, but doesn’t pollute the markup too badly.

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Pear Photo

June 24, 2005 | My Photos | By: Mark VandeWettering

Pear Photo Originally uploaded by brainwagon. While in front of the Copia center in Napa last weekend, I tried snapping close up photos of a wide variety of plants and fruits they had growing in their gardens. I think this pear image turned out the best. I like the general shape, the out of focus […]

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Personal Expression is Just a Fad…

June 24, 2005 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Blogging, Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

Every once in a while, you read something that makes you just shake your head. Dave Slusher mentioned David Coursey’s anti-podcasting article. I’m not so opposed to his opinions on the grounds that he’s a knee-jerk-off (although he does seem to fit the description) but rather from the simple fact he’s hopelessly off target in […]

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BrickJournal

June 24, 2005 | Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

I have a couple of friends who are still Lego fanatics. Just in case they missed this, check out BrickJournal – the magazine for Adult Fans of LEGO. It looks pretty cool. You can download the premiere issue as a 35 page PDF file from their website.

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