Archive for January, 2006

FCC backdoors all internet communication devices

Tuesday, January 31st, 2006

the CALEA expansion proposed by the FCC would “require that people get permission to innovate” and would also create “regulatory barriers to entry.” “The FBI gets veto on new companies,” according to Templeton. Another, more threatening aspect of the regulation is its mandate that a “back door” be built into all Internet-communications hardware and software [...]

Martial Arts Careers

Wednesday, January 25th, 2006

I’ve been trying to think of careers as they relate to martial arts lately since it’s something I love so much. Here’s my list so far.

Martial arts instructor
Stunt man/screen actor
Professional fighter
Bouncer/Private security person

I can’t think of anymore.. so you guys should help me out. Any other ideas? BTW don’t just suggest ones [...]


Wednesday, January 25th, 2006

Yes. another life update. how exciting.
I’ve been making a lot of progress this week. Programming I’m doing much better. My projects are nearing alpha stages for full testing. Nearing meaning there’s probably a week or two left of coding for me to do if I continue at this pace.. hopefully I’ll be [...]

new piece!

Tuesday, January 24th, 2006

I really like this one. I like how it’s a natural panorama. I made a wallpaper version for all of you just because I thought you’d probably use it ;)

i like how i feel right now

Friday, January 20th, 2006

tons of emotion.. good.. happy emotions. its nice to be able to absorb all of that. its a feeling of happiness i havent felt in a really long time.. its good to feel again


Thursday, January 19th, 2006

I was just looking at this piece today.. man.. really makes me want summer to be here. I want to sit outside everyday at sunset and just soak up the life of the sun. I can feel it now. It’s somewhat humid, but also cool enough to be outside comfortably. Freedom [...]

Best IDE/Editor for Ruby on Rails?

Tuesday, January 17th, 2006

This article was written in 2006. Please see the notes and comments for more up-to-date information about available IDES. All that are listed here are still viable, but there is new information below.
Getting settled in with a good editor for RoR is hard.. especially if you’re new to the game. I use [...]

OH YEAH@#*(&!”

Sunday, January 1st, 2006

So. Lots of cool things happening lately. I’ve started on some old projects finally and I think I’ll be progressing them rather swiftly soon here. I’ve been having fun with design lately - which is new because for the last few months I’ve actually been rather pissed with it.
I’ve got some really [...]

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