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Entries from October 2007

My New Haircut on YouTube

October 31st, 2007 · No Comments

If you haven’t seen this before, you should. “My New Haircut” on YouTube.

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Almost Ready to Switch from Windows XP to Ubuntu 7.10

October 25th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Getting to know U(buntu)
Shortly after the second version ever of Ubuntu was released, I heard some buzz about it. While I was impressed with the graphics and general feel of it, it failed the “Dad test“: could my Dad use this if I just gave him the CD? At that point, probably not, […]

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How to Disable Flash Cookies for Fun and Profit

October 14th, 2007 · 4 Comments

Background on Flash Cookies
Since its introduction in 1996, Adobe Flash has become a popular method for adding animation and interactivity to web pages; several software products, systems, and devices are able to create or display Flash. Flash is commonly used to create animation, advertisements, various web-page components, to integrate video into web pages, and more […]

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