Articles by gjost

  1. The fixie of blog software

    Fri 17 April 2009
    By gjost

    Recently I stumbled across NewsBruiser, which runs Leonard Richardson's and a bunch of his friends' blogs. It's got this pleasing low-tech homebrew feel to it. I've been programming web applications for 10 years now. While my specialty is the back-end I can crank out a passable user ...

  2. good ol' days new again?

    Mon 20 December 2010
    By gjost

    I've been poking around some old web sites, stuff from back in the late 90s. Web design back then was a lot simpler but also more idiosyncratic. You had to hand-code stuff back then, and everybody had their own way of organizing their site (or failing to). Navbars were ...

  3. Got my EeePC!!!

    Sun 16 December 2007
    By gjost

    Went ahead, took the plunge, and got a black Asus EeePC 701 yesterday as an early Christmas present from Una (THANKS!!!).

    I bought it online at PC Club and picked it up at the nearest store. My experience went something like this...

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  4. Happy New Year!

    Tue 01 January 2008
    By gjost

    Hey everyone, I hope all of you have a really blessed 2008.

    We've all got a lot of challenges in store for us this year, individually and collectively as a city, state, country, and planet. Let's each do our best to make this world a better place for ...

  5. Hisashiburi ya nen

    Fri 08 August 2008
    By gjost

    Gosh it's been a long time since I posted anything. What's the point in having a blog if you're never gonna post anything? For me, it's as much about tinkering with the software as it is about the posting, but I haven't even done much ...

  6. International Workers' Day

    Sun 01 May 2011
    By gjost

    So today is International Workers' Day. Workers of the world... I don't know. It would be nice to do something that helped common folk at least earn a living wage... <!-- SUMMARY_END -->

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