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Probability Homework

…doing it right. =)

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Advertising: The Future Was Grander in 1993

The practice of predicting the future in ads has always been dicey. But in 1993, AT&T got damn near everything right! Present-day dreamers Microsoft would kill for this record of adverfuturism accuracy… via Advertising: The Future Was Grander in 1993.

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LoseThos: Programming As Entertainment

Pretty cool stuff: LoseThos is for programming as entertainment.  It empowers programmers with kernel privilege because it’s fun.  It allows full access to everything because it’s fun.  It has no bureaucracy because it’s fun.  It’s the way it is by

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A/UX Penelope

Very cool informational site about the pre-OSX version of Apple Unix (A/UX). Totally piques my obscure hardware/software interest. ;-) From the author’s site: Between the years 1987 and 1995, Apple Computers, Inc. developed a distribution of System V Unix for

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Best T-SQL Ever! (The T-SQL Mandelbrot)

This is just pure awesome, from a geek standpoint. Thanks to The Daily WTF and Graeme Job for sharing this wonderful little jewel of code and making my day just a bit more interesting. ;-) Here’s the quote from The

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Claudia Castillo gets windpipe tailor-made from her own stem cells – Times Online

This seems like it should be huge news, but I actually had to dig a bit to find details on this story. It seems to be quite widely reported in the UK, but not so much in the US… Claudia

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Open Camera RAW Files in Paint.NET!

Excellent collection of file type handlers and effects plugins for Paint.NET. Not the fastest ever at loading camera RAW images (takes about 5-8 seconds to load a CR2 from my Canon 30D), but it’s definitely helpful. According to the website,

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