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iNarcolepsy is contagious

July 31, 2012 Leave a comment

Just found out the hard way that putting a running MacBook on top of a closed, sleeping one will put the running MacBook to sleep as well

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Simple Sudoku solver in Python

July 6, 2012 Leave a comment

Since a new “hardest” Sudoku puzzle was just announced, I finally wrote my own Sudoku solver in Python.  I based it on some ideas from Peter Norvig’s Sudoku solver, but ended up writing everything from scratch.  The code is available on github.

Categories: Fun Stuff, Programming, Python

AT&T now unlocks iPhones

April 30, 2012 Leave a comment

I just chatted with an AT&T support person through their web site and got my iPhone unlocked (well, I got the support request in, supposedly I’ll get an unlock code by May 8).

Update: I did end up getting conflicting feedback from AT&T – one message saying that the phone is unlocked, another that I was not eligible.  I have tried a friend’s Sprint card, but that did not work…

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Breaking Twitter Mobile

March 5, 2012 Leave a comment

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U.S. Interstates as a Subway Map

February 10, 2012 Leave a comment

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A Taste of Their Own Medicine

February 8, 2012 Leave a comment

job fails - Monday Thru Friday: Here's hoping that they accepted his refusal of his denial
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