Every time I try and run Ubuntu on one of my main machines, I’m stonewalled by some Windows-only requirement. LogMeIn is one of those requirements that I just can’t do without. I’m frequently in a situation when I can only access the web through the standard HTTP and HTTPS ports, so LogMeIn is the dead-simple solution.
I haven’t pirated a video game in 3 months. That may seem like nothing to a console gamer or someone who hasn’t ever stolen a video game, but anyone who knows me will tell you that this is shocking news. That’s right, folks, I have stopped pirating video games. I didn’t decide one day to stop, but I just happened to notice the other day that it’d been a while, I didn’t plan on it any time in the future, so realized then and there that I’d stopped. After thinking about it for a while, I’ve landed on the reason for this switch, and I think that it’s in the software development (or digital media as a whole, actually) community’s interest to understand how someone like me could be converted. Continue reading
Another androgynous conversation between Mike and I.
me: You know how you mentioned that song you liked, and when you looked up who the girl was, you found out it was a Guy?
Was it that “whattaya want from me?” Song?
Mike: I don’t.. think so..
I have the tune in my head
but I know none of the lyrics
which makes it hard to google
“Hey, Google, you know that song that goes ‘dun dun Dun dun-dun…?”
“Yes. Yes I do.”
Michael: wtb that
Turns out that he was actually talking about Panic Switch
by Silversun Pickups. Neat song.