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Video Killed the Audio Star

So… apparently after the iPod Nano debut on September 7th, Apple has “One more thing…” to unveil next week. Rumor is, it’s going to be a video iPod. Well, it may be. Or is may not be. Who cares...

Post Mortem

Okay, this isn’t the REAL post-mortem. But we thought we’d post a few sort of interesting tidbits from Monday: Video immediately after being evacuated. (13.7MB avi) (Just kidding around… please don’t be...

Router Progress!

The router is happier, Cisco support is helping. Ironically, it seems that netflow (a protocol for traffic analysis, which we’ve been using to help figure out what might be going wrong) might be part of the problem. And I...

The Building Speaks

Okay, we just got a fax from the building finally: On Monday, September 12, 2005, at approximately 12:35 p.m., the building experienced a total loss of electrical power from the DWP on their primary grid. At this time, the...

Why We Don’t Use CSC Codes

When buying things with a credit card online, you may have noticed on a lot of websites an area to enter the CVV2 value on your credit card. Officially, they’re known as “CSC” values (Card Security Code), but...

Announcement Listory

The story of how a bad random number generator can result in 3 hour announcement list delays. Some of you may use our Announcement List feature to send e-mailing to a happy group of subscribers (happy because they all...