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Snowy Saturday, just a vent…

January 12, 2019

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Shoveled!   Will take bus to the union party tonight… but roads are pretty nice.   (Okay, will probably take bus, unless helmet gets on head as it sometimes does.) I wish I knew why searching files doesn’t work any more.   I pulled up my flash drive, searched for *.xcf — GIMP files — and sorted by […]

Okay, now it’s really the new year

January 9, 2019

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Argh!   Re-learning the “if you’re doing a repetitive task, you’re probably doing it wrong” lesson which I was thinking while I was making array images, none of which I can find.  The GIMP interface for “export as” confounds me.   I cannot figure out where a file is going.  I have to save it and then […]

Computers…

January 9, 2019

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Yesterday I solved at least most of the”can’t find the internet” problem (it will find the ‘open’ connection at work).   I left the power cord at work and didn’t have the juice to check it out at home… and the old one decided I must do the April 2018 Windows update. Side effect:   This opened […]

Happy New Year!

January 3, 2019

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Okay, going to make a list on a post-it note and start chipping away at minutiae, but first!  twitter says Desmos is hiring.    Yea, even the page abotu working there reminds me how “silicon valley culture” they are (e.g., the prize for a contest at TMC18 being one of their folks making a video saying […]