Post tagged “Computers”

  1. Stacking QuickFilters in Alpha Five V8

    Alpha Five forms include a QuickFilter feature that lets you limit the current result set to records that match (or don't match) the contents of a specific field. You can stack these filters, limiting by field after field as you dig down to the desired record set. After half a …

  2. Adobe "Customer Service"

    Customer disservice.

  3. Giving Feedback

    Don't tell me what I can now do.

  4. OO.o Calc: Skipping Days

    Spreadsheet geekery.

  5. Merging PDFs in Linux

    And it all comes together.

  6. I've never wanted a mobile phone


  7. Creating eReader Books

    Reading on the cheap.

  8. Public Service Announcement

    Important announcement.

  9. Zip Technology

    I can see the train of thought now.

  10. Saving Music Videos in iTunes 5.0 for Windows

    No, I haven't done it yet.

  11. Taming Google

    Down, boy.

  12. Brought to you by the number 1™

    This is profound.

  13. It's the Thought That Counts

    Wait, I thought sharing was bad?

  14. Man Convicted for... Something?

    On drawing the wrong conclusions.

  15. Font Resource

    Over at there is a pretty cool resource for finding Unicode characters. For example: the inverted Ohm sign. They've got character codes, a Java reference, raster and vector files of the character, and more. That's a lot of data for just one character.

  16. Aggressive Advertising

    A few days ago I clicked a link to an Ars Technica article and was greeted by a full-screen advertisement for Vonage. This was not much of a surprise, these commercial breaks are standard fare on many websites today. What did surprise me was the page that followed: [][] Maybe Vonage …

  17. Microsoft Intelligence

    I cannot fathom the chain of events that led to this limitation of Microsoft Excel 97:

  18. Thunderbird Display Errors

    I never liked those buttons, anyway.

  19. That Crushing Feeling, and Tangled Webs

    Unweaving the web.

  20. Ergodex DX1

    Customize your input.

  21. News to Me

    Lies within lies.

  22. Memorex Black CD-R Changes

    Bad idea.

  23. Backup Musings

    I'll scratch your back if you scratch mine.

  24. Saving iTunes Music Store Videos in Windows

    Be the archive you want to see in the world.

  25. Bash Tips: Set Remote Variables

    Seldom necessary, always difficult.