OLDER POSTS FROM LONG AGO

12
Oct
2010

Dvorak won, by the way [typing]

In the ongoing saga of QWERTY vs. DVORAK, I have come to the conclusion that I will, in fact, stick with Dvorak. I don’t feel like I can give it up. I still am learning, but I have discovered that, as mentioned before, it simply feels better. The couple of weeks that I was going […]

15
Sep
2010

Back to QWERTY. I hate this! [quick note]

It has been a full three weeks now since I started using Dvorak as my standard keyboard layout. I have become fully able to touch type at an ok speed. With that in mind, because I am a glutton for punishment, I have decided that I should switch back to QWERTY for a couple of […]

06
Sep
2010

Two weeks with Dvorak.

No, I’m not talking about this Dvorak and definitely not this Dvorak. I’m talking about THIS Dvorak. The keyboardy one. I have endured two full weeks of typing in this crazy style, and I am here with an update on how awesome (or not) it is.

28
Aug
2010

Checking-In: Is this fun?

This year has marked the rise of services that allow users to “check-in,” or in other words, “update the internet about where they are.” The two big ones on the scene are Foursquare and Gowalla, both focusing on checking-in to shops around town, gaining points for doing so, and possibly getting some discounts for repeat […]

23
Aug
2010

Typing, Dvorak Style

So against my better judgment, I started to type with the totally absurd Dvorak layout. It turns out that I enjoy making my brain hurt a lot.

01
Aug
2010

How is that new fancy phone?

I lay here in bed, slamming my fleshy stubs of thumbs onto the face of a brand new iPhone 4. The only thing keeping the poor machine from shattering under the scrutiny of my pounding is some so called “Gorilla Glass.” Whether or not this magical material is any more awesome than what was on […]