I am the very model of a modern Major-General.

October 13th, 2009 @ 7:25 pm
Butterflies!

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A gift of more than 2 million butterfly and moth specimens to the University of Florida contains hundreds and possibly more than 1,000 new unnamed species, and will help researchers better understand biodiversity and environmental changes. The gift to the Florida Museum of Natural History from Dr. William and Nadine McGuire of […]

August 14th, 2008 @ 8:22 am
iPhone SMS Alarm Bug

This morning I discovered what is possibly the world’s most annoying iPhone bug. For some time now I’ve been trying to determine why every now and then I seem to sleep right through my alarm. The iPhone alarm can be set to be tragically loud and uncomfortably annoying, so the fact that I have frequently […]

June 28th, 2006 @ 10:23 am
Click Install

Reason #4,213 Why People Get Frustrated with Microsoft:

May 3rd, 2003 @ 7:51 am
Title Tags Missing

Here’s an interesting development: For some reason my browser is no longer displaying title tags for anchors! I have no idea how this happened. Has anyone else noticed this? Title tags for hrefs do not appear regardless of the site I am viewing. This is very strange.

August 24th, 2001 @ 3:30 pm
eGads!

Crawling worm lives inside human body – another incident registered in Ulyanovsk region Yeah. Uhm. That’s not so cool. belated link via the mini-wetlog

May 30th, 2000 @ 5:49 am
Excellent Error Message

Jason received this error message from one of the NT Servers at work: While validating that COM3 was really a serial port, the contents of the divisor latch register was identical to the interrupt enable and the receive registers. The device is assumed not to be a serial port and will be deleted.