Monthly archives: April, 2008

Wolf Tattoo Restoration

MY WOLF TATTOO had been in need of major restoration job for several years now. Today I finally went to “Doc Pain”, the local tattoo shop, and had it redrawn. This is a photo taken during the recoloring of the tattoo. It is really stunning to see how much it had degraded since it was…


Debian On Macbook

LIBERATED AT LAST. No more torment and self-punishment of using Mac OS X. I finally caved and wiped the Apple operating system from my Macbook and installed Debian and KDE 4. Sweet. For a long time I’ve been reluctant to wipe the Mac OS X. I wouldn’t just give up on Mac OS X that…


Noise Torture From Logitech And Lenovo

SO WHAT IS more annoying than having to listen to a constant high pitch noise at work all day? Having to listen to two high pitch noises at work all day!. My Lenovo T61p laptop at work emits a terrible high pitch noise. The level of the noise varies depending on the running configuration of…


Five Good C++ Books

C++ BOOKS IS something I’ve read quite a few of during the years. Having learned my lesson on buying Python books, I would like to share the five C++ books I value the most, and which I would not hesitate to recommend to others. The books target audience range from absolute beginner to advanced programmer….