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Links for Sunday, April 10, 2011

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Examiner: Prices at LDS canneries show inflation for food up between 11 and 49% – “The LDS’s raising food prices at their canneries by 11 to 49% in just t...

Links for Sunday, March 27, 2010

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Interplanetary Transport Network – “The Interplanetary Transport Network (ITN)[1] is a collection of gravitationally determined pathways through the solar...

Links for Monday, February 14, 2011

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NASA Science News: Robonaut 2 Set to Launch in February – “R2 will be the first humanoid robot to travel and work in space, so it’ll be training for some ...

PosterBurner is Cool!

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I recently designed a poster to commemorate the launch of my AWS book. Starting with a high resolution PDF of the cover, I added images of the first page of ...

Links for Thursday, January 27, 2011

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SysAdmin 1138 Expounds: The Linux Boot Process, A Chart – “I did this because Things have Changed from the last time I really studied this. Back when I st...

Links for Monday, January 17, 2011

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Penelope Trunk: How to Answer the Question, What Do You Do? – “3. Don’t focus on your job. This is not a job interview—it’s an attempt to get to know you ...

Finally – Linux on My Desktop

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At the beginning of 2011 I finally made a big switch, one long overdue and one that I should have made 15 years ago. Way back in 1985 I was hired into a newl...

Links for Monday, January 3, 2011

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John Wiegley: Git From the Bottom Up – “In my pursuit to understand Git, it’s been helpful for me to understand it from the bottom up—rather than look at ...

Links for Saturday, January 1, 2011

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Hummingbird: Real Time Web Traffic Visualization – “Hummingbird lets you see how visitors are interacting with your website in real time“ Official 3DXpl...