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Archive: June, 2001

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June 22, 2001

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My mom turns 65 tomorrow. Happy birthday mom.And yes, because I know you’ll ask, that is a genuine c. 1940 CCM two wheeler.

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June 22, 2001

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Caution. Unattended rambling ahead.

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June 22, 2001

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Some days, all sorts of disparate things seem to glom together into a big ball of wax. A good ball of wax, but a ball of wax nevertheless. I finally caved in and registered an ICQ account so I can chitty-chat with a photographer friend in Vancouver. He’s atrociously lax at responding to email, yet … Read the rest of this item

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June 21, 2001

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Did someone say Macintosh trivia? say, I may be able to put all of those ephemeral nuggets that have been rattling around between my ears to good use after all.

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June 21, 2001

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Why is OS X slow?The president of Ambrosia Software examines some of the reasons why OS X seem to have sugar in its fuel tank, and potentially how to speed things up again. Bottom line? Buy lots of RAM while its still cheap like penny candy.

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June 19, 2001

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Hey kids! Zeldman says that the teal gradient is the new grey. Believe!

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June 18, 2001

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Macromedia SitespringOh my, where the hell was this software when I was still working on all those convoluted web sites. Workflow tools. Asset management. File versioning. Client task integration. Nice. Pity the whole shebang requires a Windows-based server to operate, although that would certainly make it a perfect fit in my previous employer’s backend. Ouch.

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June 17, 2001

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New to the daily browse is brushstroke.tv, a super clean site all shiny and shivery with enticing drops of stuff about motion graphics, design speak, and other topics that I seem to be interested in. I think you’ll enjoy it too. Serendipitously scavenged from lines & splines

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June 17, 2001

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Obvious to many, strange to others, it’s Father’s Day today. And since I’m a father to two technology-enabled, outstandingly precociously daughters, I was very pleased to receive a raft of simple, warm hugs and armloads of hand-crafted goodies from the both of them. If I actually had a job that required a tie, I would … Read the rest of this item

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June 15, 2001

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Newton Connection Utilities, software which has not been updated since 1997, will work via Ethernet under Mac OS 9.1 on a G4 tower. Just in case you were wondering. And I know were. Don’t you love it when stuff just works.

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