Monthly Archives: April 2013

New Camera

So I bought the Canon SX50 HS. I’ve got a lot of pictures on Flickr, so I’ll just embed this one: It’s a spruce tree in my driveway, and I was standing about 50 feet from the bough you see … Continue reading

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Camera Shopping

I’m shopping for a new camera. My trusty Canon Powershot A620 still works, but it is literally falling apart and can’t be trusted as my primary camera any more. So I’m shopping. I’ve given some serious consideration to the Fujifilm … Continue reading

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Tab Sweep

I’ve always found CSS all but impossible to debug, so I use as little of it as possible. Here’s a tool that can help: csscss. I’m so out of touch with media formats, I was still using ffmpeg instead of … Continue reading

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Margaret Thatcher, RIP

I’m sorry to learn of Margaret Thatcher’s death. But these quotes of hers made me smile again. Here are two: ‘I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.’ ‘To cure the British disease with socialism … Continue reading

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iTunes Confusion

Apple has never impressed me with their ability to have two different devices synchronize with each other. But they’ve got plenty of hubris, so they keep trying. Take the app store. (Please!) Here’s what happens when I sync my iPad: … Continue reading

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