Archive for April, 2007

Between Jobs: Day One, Part One

0800: Woke up

0830: Pot of coffee brewed

0900: Started watching the movie Doom

1030: Took Jodi’s dog Kokanee to the vet.

1130: Nearly finished watching Doom

1230: Had lunch with my friend Dan at South Lake Grill

1330: Finished watching Doom

1420: First post

Boarding Airplanes: A study of queues

I am a certified dork because papers about boarding airplanes interest me.

Analog Concurrency: Boarding a Plane Linked from the above in the comments is this paper: Novel Approaches to Airplane Boarding (PDF Link)

Google Reader Trends: Playing catch-up after vacation.

Google reader feeds the data junkie in all of us with feed trends. I took a vacation last week to Sayulita, Nay, MX and realized when I returned that my feeds were a bit, well, unread. On the right of that chart you’ll notice a 5 day gap and then see the spike. [...]

On Punctuation: The Exclaimation Mark

I’ve heard many different ways of explaining the exclamation mark but this one is new…

CSR says: We need to make your password more secure in order to submit it, so everything will stay the same except now there’s going to be an exclamation point on the [...]

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