Monthly Archives: September 2008

September 2008

Here you go

By | 2008-09-23T01:17:00+00:00 September 23rd, 2008|Uncategorized|

Instructions: Take a picture of yourself right now. Don't change your clothes, don't fix your hair - just take a picture. Post that picture with NO editing. Post these instructions with the picture.

Computers, Music, Transitions

By | 2008-09-19T00:09:00+00:00 September 19th, 2008|Uncategorized|

Both computers and electronic music are in the middle of a major transition, one that is pretty difficult to see while we are stuck in our coding and composing. Things move so fast these days that it's easy to forget how new these worlds are.ComputersThe other day I was trying to explain to my Dad [...]

Nostalgiske Tenker

By | 2008-09-17T07:27:00+00:00 September 17th, 2008|Uncategorized|

I miss my powerbook g4 12", because it's the best computer I've ever owned. Finally I had a compact laptop with more than enough screen, a full sized keyboard that felt really good, and unix running under a beautifully simple interface. Geek talk? Yes.The only problem with the powerbook is that it is slow. Bit-blips ooze like [...]

Lessons Learned

By | 2008-09-04T16:29:00+00:00 September 4th, 2008|Uncategorized|

Having moved to a C++ project with strict performance requirements, we've spent a ton of time on build config and memory related issues. Not only is the majority of our effort not spent on writing features, but this "wasted" time also happens to be the most agonizing. Being a hopeless idealist and having nothing but [...]