How hard is open source winning? So hard that apparently it can be taken for granted now in contexts whereContinue reading
Fix for WordPress 4.1 front page “Not Found” error (from Stealth Publish plugin).
This is a public service announcement for anyone else who runs WordPress straight from SVN trunk and found their siteContinue reading
Disabling the GNOME Workspace Switcher Popup (in GNOME 3.14 on Debian GNU/Linux).
This post is a public service announcement for all those using GNOME 3.14 or higher (in my case on DebianContinue reading
Debian Installation: Getting Past the Grub Error.
This post is for people who install Debian GNU/Linux and run into this error at the GRUB installation step: ExecutingContinue reading
Read Andy Oram’s Article “Does Network Neutrality Really Matter?” Please.
I don’t usually write a blog post just to say “go read this other person’s blog post”, but some casesContinue reading
Quick update on the Craig Shirley affair: NYT Public Editor agrees Rick Perlstein was smeared.
A quick update for those who’ve seen my previous post (and followup) about the false charges of plagiarism levied byContinue reading
The Craig Shirley / CIA / Wikipedia Mystery.
Update (2020-11-16): Craig Shirley has taken us full circle now. As described in detail in the Wikipedia article’s Talk page,Continue reading
According to Craig Shirley, Your Choices are Plagiarism or Amnesia.
So, a friend of mine just got accused very publicly of plagiarism by author Craig Shirley. The charge is completelyContinue reading
Comment to the FCC in support of Net Neutrality.
(This is what I wrote in the comment I just sent to the FCC from battleforthenet.com. Please consider submitting yourContinue reading
English to live by.
I finally found an example of how ending a sentence with a preposition in English is not only not wrong,Continue reading