Archive for date: September 27, 2005

The Cyborg Name Generator

September 27, 2005 | Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

My Cyborg Name: Make your own. Thanks Carmen for pointing this one out.

Another Scoble-ism

September 27, 2005 | Computer Science, Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt | By: Mark VandeWettering

Scobleizer: Microsoft Geek Blogger Windows isn’t what whas broken. Windows DEVELOPMENT PROCESSES were what was broken. The two are intimately related. Can you honestly say that you have an example of a program which worked well, despite the development process being completely broken? It just doesn’t happen. The article that Scoble quoted quoted Microsoft VP […]

Brainwagon Radio: Turbo Slug, Death of PC, and End of Baseball Season

September 27, 2005 | Brainwagon Radio, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, in this edition of my podcast, I lament the end of baseball season for the Oakland Athletics, talk about the modifications I’m making to my Linksys NSLU2, and then talk about the predicted death of the PC as a platform for innovation. Links from the show: Jonathan Schwartz of Sun talks about how web […]

The Intelligent Designer’s Prayer

September 27, 2005 | Science | By: Mark VandeWettering

The Intelligent Designer’s Prayer, courtesy of the Panda’s Thumb. Our Intelligent Designer, Who art in the unspecified-good-place, Unknown be Thy name. Thy flagella spin, Thy mousetraps snap, On Earth, as it is in the Unspecified-good-place. Give us each day our unchecked apologetic. And forgive us our invidious comparisons, As we smite those iniquitous Darwinists With […]