Downtime, technical and personal

To my millions of devoted readers, I apologize for the recent downtime. From time to time, the script kiddies decide it’s a good time to try breaking into any WordPress sites they can find. This is one of them. Thankfully, my hosting service, NearlyFreeSpeech.net (blatant plug), is clever enough to detect these incoming attacks and […]

Getting Hooked On KDE

It hasn’t been that long, but I’ve already forgotten what first got me hooked on KDE. I’d used Linux in the past, but only in a passing, utilitarian way. Something about KDE caught my eye, though. Maybe it was the eye candy of the Plasma desktop. Maybe it was learning that Plasma is powered by […]

A new start

I registered this domain back in 2007 and never did anything with it. I figure it’s time I did something – anything. I’ve been paying hosting fees for 10+ years, although my provider, NearlyFreeSpeech.net, has made this as inexpensive as imaginable. Yes, that’s a plug, and no, I didn’t get anything for it. And so, […]