good ubuntu gone bad

April 3, 2009

Pretty unfortunate series of events for the xkcd writer. My favorite quote:

One of them looks, shakes her head, and says my system is like that guy in Star Trek after the transporter accident.


Plans

April 2, 2009

Part of the reason I haven’t been posting is I plan to move my blog. If you look through my archives, you’ll see lots of ‘plans’ I’ve had, so we’ll see if this comes to fruition.

Most people won’t appreciate the following link. It’s testimony by Dr. T.J. Rodgers to congress, on March 25, 1993. It comes out against President Clinton’s plan that would involve additional government investment in Silicon Valley.

A lot of it sounds familiar to investment in alternative energy now. I got it from a Paul Krugman essay. Here is the testimony.