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Archive for November, 2007

Ringtones on LG Chocolate (VX8500)

Thursday, November 22nd, 2007

I have an LG Chocolate with Telus. I have been looking around for a how-to upload your own ringtones. I stumbled upon a number of message boards, but none did a good job explaining or helping my cause. So here it is. How to upload ringtones on an LG Chocolate Buy a USB Cable and [...]

Facebook, the web, archives and privacy

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Five or so years ago (heck, probably longer… showing my ‘internet age’ here) those who contributed content to the web most likely knew the realities (and consequences) of putting content in the public domain, and of course on the web. Putting it simply, whatever goes out there, stays out there. It’s been archived, indexed, made [...]

The Nerd Handbook

Monday, November 12th, 2007

Quite possibly the best blog post I’ve read in a long while, thanks Rands! Some notable excerpts: A nerd needs a project because a nerd builds stuff. All the time. Those lulls in the conversation over dinner? That’s the nerd working on his project in his head. Your nerd lives in a monospaced typeface world. [...]

Telus, if you are listening… you suck!

Tuesday, November 6th, 2007

That’s right.  But you probably already knew that right? Now, while I have your attention let me explain.  I have this here cell phone which I use on your network.  I should probably mention that I have been on your network for years now, but that’s not relevant (whoops, I already mentioned it). Ok, I [...]