Archive for date: October 20, 2005

live-f1, a good hack

October 20, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

Scott Remnant is a bit of a Formula-1 buff, and so ran one of those cool Java applets that news agencies provide to keep track of race results in real time. But the problem was, the applet sucked (bad interface, the fonts were too small, you know the drill). So, he cleverly ran tcpdump to […]

World Series: White Sox v. Astros

October 20, 2005 | Baseball, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, the table has been set, and it’s going to be the White Sox vs. the Astros in the World Series beginning Saturday. Brad Lidge should send Oswalt flowers: if Oswalt blew the game, we’d be looking at a nerve wracking game seven, and it could have been bad. Instead, the Astros win their first […]