Today, I went for an initial assessment interview, which I’m hoping will eventually lead to an autism diagnosis. I say eventually, there’s a long waiting list, so that’s a long-term goal. In the short term, there may be other options I can try. Just getting this far is a win.Continue reading
Before Netscape: The forgotten Web browsers of the early 1990s Back in the 1990s I was accessing the Internet over dial-up. When I finally got Trumpet WinSock (remember that?) working, I tried out both Mosaic and Cello on Windows 3.11, before the first Netscape beta showed up…Continue reading
I’m going to give Visual Studio Code a try-out for my coding tasks. Getting tired of wrestling with Sublime Text.Continue reading
One of the downsides of installing new packages from within Sublime Text is that you’ve no real clue as to how good they are, what dependencies they need, or even if they’re still actively supported. And then I find that the package doesn’t work anyway. Very annoying!Continue reading
Fake News from Facebook and Instagram Artist Jannica Honey has been photographing the female body for years. She started photographing women in a new way after her own experience of the process of having IVF. She took pictures of women in nature every full and new moon to mirror the small moments when it was …Continue reading "“The Algorithm Says NO!”"
I’ve rejigged my timed Keyboard Maestro macro to create a new daily journal entry in the morning, so it now opens Ulysses, creates a new sheet and types today’s date as a heading. (I have my Mac wake up at 6:30am.)Continue reading
We scattered my dad’s ashes today, at a local public garden he loved to visit.Continue reading
What’s Wrong Apple & Microsoft Om Malik talks computer mice: What does suck about the iMac is the mouse — and that is why I almost always default to Microsoft’s mice. In my opinion, Microsoft makes the best PC peripherals in business. They are so beautiful, ergonomic and just delightful to use. Their mice are …Continue reading "The M in WIMP"
Terminator: Dark Fate: Linda Hamilton Looks Tougher Than Ever | Vanity Fair How many reboots of this franchise are we onto now? I’ve lost count.Continue reading
Google stored business customers’ passwords in plaintext on its servers… for 14 years Well, that’s one way to out-do Facebook, I suppose…Continue reading