Link-O-Matic #5

The 2013 Hugo Voter’s Packet has been released by Lone Star Con 3! Mark Twain filmed by Thomas Edison The origins of 12 famous Star Trek lines The Beatles unplugged The “Ferrari” of desktop computers, the NeXT Computer Every Noise at Once, a clickable musical genre map PBS: The Movie, starring Carl Sagan, Fred Rogers, […] Continue Reading»

Link-O-Matic #3

Russian tourists climb the Great Pyramid and take pictures. Bibliotheca Alexandrina: The Library of Alexandria V2.0 Netflix + JMS + Wachowskis = New Sci-Fi Series, “Sense8” Stephen King Flow Chart Computer Chronicles Week on Mental Floss: How To Buy A New Computer (1993) What The Internet Looked Like In 1995 The Best Video Game Consoles […] Continue Reading»

Project Epsilon4: Getting Closer

Now that I had a machine that was usable, I started poking around the latest version of the openSUSE operating system (11.4) and familiarizing myself with KDE 4.6. I’d used Linux before, including openSUSE, back when I was first experimenting with different operating systems. I’d downloaded various distros and live CDs off and on for […] Continue Reading»