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Geek Nostalgia Attack! November 21, 2006

Posted by dylanhudson in life, other, technology.
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Just like the title says. I remembered the ancient little Quest for Glory games that came out on the 386s, and realized they were actually awesome. So my dad kindly paid four bucks so we could download it, and a bunch of other old awesome games (theme hospital!) and spent a while trying to get them to work. (more…)

Wringtones November 17, 2006

Posted by dylanhudson in classics, life, other, technology.
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Being the adventurous type, I set out on a noble quest to acquire a ringtone for my crappy budget cell phone. I came upon a site called YourMob.com (mobe? or mob?) which would “cell” (ha ha) me a ringtone for only 99 cents plus the cost of the text (8 billion dollars) and a lot of thumbbreaking work. (more…)

PHP / Linux Wars Episode 3- Dylan Strikes Back November 16, 2006

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PHP- Luckily, one of my friends owns a free hosting site, which he apparently got in a trade for a PHP script, as he’s an uber-1337 haXX0r w00t w00t. He also does web design and created a free php portal system called iCFPS, which is on SourceForge.

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PHP / Linux Wars Epsiode 2- The Attack of the…Badness.. November 15, 2006

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Well, the webserver doesn’t work. And since Mac OS X was designed to be utterly flawless and idiotproof, there is no way to change any settings…woohoo…

And, the computer didnt burn the the ISO as an ISO. It just copied it to the disk, making so that I can’t boot from it.

Waaaah!

PHP / Linux Wars Episode 1: The Hosting Menace November 14, 2006

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PHP: It stands for Pain-in-the-ass Hypertext Preprocessor. I went through 6 different hosts yesterday, and my simple ‘hello world’ test script wouldn’t work on ANY of them. It should not be that hard! (more…)