Month: January 2009

Inanis Glass 1.3 is released

Inanis Glass 1.3 has been released. You can download it right from Inanis.net this time, barring a billion downloads kill the server. If you have been using a previous version of Inanis Glass, it is HIGHLY suggested to upgrade to

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Metallicats

Just look at the linkie. HERE!

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Downtime – Part 2

Who thought my brother was that smart. Well, he is smart, but not usually with computers. I was telling him about my computer woes and the first thing he said was ‘cold soldered‘ joint.

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Downtime

I recently upgraded The-Beast with Western Digital 300GB Velociraptor hard drives. Either I did something wrong to the machine or the drives are really susceptible to physical shock

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Overthinking, over-engineering

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New Laptop

I finally broke down and replaced the old Lappy-686 with a Lenovo ThinkPad SL500. I know, the SL series are kinda the cheapies, but the damn thing was really affordable and really fast, especially after I removed all the crap

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New Hardware

I landed some new hardware in the past couple of days, notably the Klipsch Promedia 2.1 set and 2 Velociraptors. Let me start off by saying: Yummy.

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Frozen Pipes!

The pipe running to my kitchen sink froze overnight, probably because it runs in front of a basement window under the floor and the temperature outside last night was -19ºF!  That’s -28ºC! OMGWTFBBQ! The hair drier is now pointed at

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I heard it in a Chipotle

I was eating in a Chipotle last weekend and heard this, faintly under the din of voices and people munching on kick ass burritos. As a fan of rock, I had to see if it was for real, and it

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Windows 7 Beta – Theme?

I have installed the Windows 7 Beta both on The Beast and some piece of crap extra machine I had laying around. First Impression: Good, and a major improvement over Vista, but needs some minor improvement before I’ll be head

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