Monthly Archives: February 2008

Tips for Dealing with Poor Customer Service

A comment on my blog has inspired me to quick post a few tips I’ve picked up for dealing with customer service at large companies. I’m in the middle of a battle with Comcast right now because the reliability of … Continue reading

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First Impressions on the OLPC XO Laptop

Last night Dennis Gilmore, Build Engineer for OLPC, spoke at Bradley University. Since I live 3 blocks from Bradley and have been following OLPC off and on since the beginning, I couldn’t pass this up (even though I was the … Continue reading

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Permanent home for firewall-admin

The little recipe I posted for a dedicated Linux firewall with a CherryPy powered administrative interface finally has a permanent home over at Google Code. Many thanks to Kyle Waremburg for creating the project page and helping me develop firewall-admin! … Continue reading

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Fun with Django and modwsgi

Today I deployed my first Django application for a client. Its yet-another-blog, so I’ll refrain from posting the code and cluttering up the django-*blog* namespace on Google Code. Before you roll your eyes and complain about why I didn’t use … Continue reading

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