Archive for category 'Misc'

Miscellaneous

2009
22
Dec

I Am A God

Compliments of xkcd

2009
10
Nov

Motivational Poster

After I posted that last image, I found one that I liked better. So I’m posting this one as well.

2009
08
Nov

Secret Knock Detecting Door Lock

I remember when I was a kid, I thought it would be awesome to be a spy. I could have all kinds of cool gadgets to play with. The other day, Lifehacker had a story about building a secret knock door lock. Basically the idea is you program in the knock you want. The lock … Continue reading

2009
02
Nov

Recursion

Google makes me laugh. There is so much subtle humor to a lot of Google products. Case in point, if you search for “recursion“, Google asks you “Did you mean: recursion”. Check out the screenshot

2009
18
Oct

Mac Seeing My Single Click As A Double Click

I was having problems with my mouse. I have a Logitech MX 620 Cordless Laser Mouse on my home Mac OS X 10.6.1 Snow Leopard MacBook Pro that was upgraded from Leopard. Many times, when I single left click, it decides to double click instead. The double click happens instantly like it sees my single … Continue reading

2009
26
Sep

403 Forbidden using MAMP

I have been playing with Codeigniter a lot lately. I was in the middle of working on something when MAMP gave me a 403 error. The error was “403 Forbidden You don’t have permission to access / on this server” Navigating to any folder would give me the 403 error as well, even http://localhost:8888/MAMP/?language=English. This … Continue reading