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Archive for March, 2013

Pi Day 2013

Just think - next year we'll have an entire pi MONTH!

SAM PuttLab Timing

March 2013 SpamSieve Stats

Last done in October… Filtered Mail 352,864 Good Messages 480,325 Spam Messages (58%) 153 Spam Messages Per Day SpamSieve Accuracy 1,443 False Positives 3,748 False Negatives (72%) 99.4% Correct Corpus 12,540 Good Messages 15,326 Spam Messages (55%) 1,247,312 Total Words Rules 33 Blocklist Rules 10 Whitelist Rules Showing Statistics Since 8/24/04 8:00pm

How Miguel Ended Up with a Mac

How I ended up with Mac - Miguel de Icaza is worth reading. It's short. 🙂

PGA Level 1

Sometime in April I'm going to Florida to complete my Level 1 training in the antiquated system the PGA has set up for progressing through its apprentice levels. 😛 Joy.

Read this if you want a reasonably intelligent observation of "open" and "closed" in the computing space; in particular, as it applies to Apple.

Google vs. Apple

Daring Fireball: When All You Have Is an 'Apple Is Doomed Without Steve Jobs' Hammer, Everything Looks Like a Nail So a product from Google that currently exists only as a pre-announced demo and somewhat-imminent $1500 developer preview — from the company that brought us the Nexus Q and Google TV — shows that Apple […]

Added to the reading list.

Lightning Digital AV Adapter

The Lightning Digital AV Adapter Surprise is worth a read if you've got a Lightning capable device. I don't. Yet.

iCloud Email Filtering

I use MobileMe iCloud email, and always have, but not for "mission critical" emails. Chuq explains why.

Title says it all no? Matt Groening's Artwork for Apple is well worth the time it takes to look it over.

Weight Loss

Chuq: Now having successfully buried the lede, it turns out that a decade ago I weighed 367. Today I weighed in at 398.4. That means over the last decade I’ve gained a net 31.4 pounds, which translates do 3.14 pounds a year (Mmmm…. Pi!), or a mere 1/4 of a pound a month (sorry about […]

A Good Apple Piece

I'm not as "involved" in the Mac scene anymore, but I still stay up on everything pretty well. This is a good piece from the Macalope.

ICE in iOS 7

It's not going to happen, most likely, but Chuq has a good bit on how Apple could enable ICE in addition to "dial 911" when your iPhone is locked. I'd do this. I have RoadIDs and things when I'm running, but when I'm just out I've only got my wallet on it, and it may […]