Random

This is for any oddball things I post that don't fit well into any other category on this site.

Oddball Things

Sony Data Discman

Sony Data Discman

Let's look at this little gizmo Sony produced in the early 1990s.


Technical Issues

One way to disable Skype autostart on Ubuntu

One way to disable Skype autostart on Ubuntu

A brief tutorial on how to prevent Skype from constantly setting itself as an autostart application.


OK OpenTable, I'll go ahead and debug your WAF issue for you

OK OpenTable, I'll go ahead and debug your WAF issue for you

Today I'm providing some unsolicited tech support to a site I don't even use often.


Xmas Features

My Exclusive Quarantine Xmas Party

My Exclusive Quarantine Xmas Party

With all my usual plans canceled I'm forced to hold a very exclusive quarantine xmas party this year. The good news is you're invited, even if just virtually. So grab a festive ale and enjoy this gallery of nerdy ornaments and reflections on the past year.


2021 Virtual Xmas Card

2021 Virtual Xmas Card

For the second year in a row, here's a little holiday greeting for whoever it is that still follows this site.


Destroying a perfectly good Windows 98 virtual machine with Xmas sampler CDs

Destroying a perfectly good Windows 98 virtual machine with Xmas sampler CDs

Spreading a little holiday cheer by installing every Xmas sampler I can find on a Windows 98 virtual machine and rating them.