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· Naughties
· · 2005
· · · September
· · · · 16 (2 entries)

Sorry, Kids · Start­ing way last year, I no­ticed oc­ca­sion­al fetch­es of the big ver­sions of the pic­tures here at on­go­ing from places like xan­ga, LiveJour­nal, and MyS­pace. Turns out it was most­ly teenage blog­gers us­ing my shots as back­ground im­ages, it seemed harm­less, but then the vol­ume went up and up and I did the arith­metic, and it was adding up to many gi­ga­bytes a mon­th. So I blocked ’em, but I feel a lit­tle sad; here­with some notes on who these kids are and what kind of pic­tures they like ...
 
NetBeans 5 · I’ve been run­ning the NetBeans 5.0 pre-beta for a week or two now, and I thought I’d post some real-time notes for what I turn up. Sum­ma­ry: some re­al­ly neat stuff, few­er bugs than you’d think, one ma­jor dis­ap­point­men­t. [Up­date: Alt-P is gone, good.] ...
 
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