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Facebook Beacon; Linux in the Real World; Blog Updates

So, for one thing, I’ve been thinking about making more changes to my blog. For one, I was thinking about ditching Blogger and just doing everything myself server-side. My only qualm about this is whether using blogger (a Google product) raises my Google rankings - after all, Google rankings are ...

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Windows advances, Cutting out the middle-man

So I have a nice weekend of real-world non-technical activities ahead of me. A welcome end to a week of insanely busy school work, and a welcome break before the threat of exams 2 weeks away becomes real. I’ve been working on a few projects - centralized logging and analysis ...

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Short Commentary

Just a short note today - it’s an insanely busy week. I’ve been finishing up the web GUI for my print accounting system (previously mentioned) and had to dive into CUPS/IPP to pull out information on whether or not a print job is printed in duplex. I’ve ...

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Open Letter to Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg

I sent the following as (appropriately enough) a Facebook message to Mark Zuckerberg:

Dude, I know you’re a big-shot, but I thought I’d give this a try, just giving you (and the Facebook team) some feedback.

I’m growing so frustrated with facebook that I’m thinking of ...

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Updates, SuSE Online Update Issues

It’s been way too long since I’ve posted an update. But I haven’t been doing nothing. In fact, I’ve been quite busy - and not just with school and Sun and the Rutgers job. So, I’ll go through a few of the happenings of the past ...

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Why Doesn’t it Just Work

Well I just finished a healthy 2-hour session with Google Reader and have a few things to comment on, but at the moment, I just wanted to make a quick post.

I’ve been using Linux for five years. I’m in the process of planning to move a lot ...

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Relational / Object-Oriented Asset Management

I just purchased four new servers, and set out to find some good asset management software. Specifically, I’m looking for a PHP package that allows me to track the details of all of my hardware. While software and configuration tracking would surely be good for some applications, I already ...

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