Monthly Archives: May 2010

Bye bye facebook

After much soul searching, I finally decided to quit Facebook: their cavalier disregard for user privacy is absolutely unacceptable. I have voted with my feet. Permanent deletion feels great. Apparently now I have to wait for 14 days before it … Continue reading

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Diaspora*

http://joindiaspora.com/

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Quitting facebook – sounds like a wise idea!

Seems as if facebook has really lost the plot on privacy. Leo Laporte has permanently deleted his account – he did it streaming live!

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How to save many JPG images as a PDF in Mac OS X

Ensure all images are in alpha/numeric order. Select all images, then double-click to open the lot in one window in Preview.app. Select all pages (Edit –> Select All, or do it mouse style in the Drawer). File –> Print Selected … Continue reading

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April 1st and LaTeXiT

An extremely useful little utility on Mac OS X is LaTeXiT, which lets you type in LaTeX and get out an image (png, pdf, etc.) which you can then just drag and drop into a Keynote document. On April 1st … Continue reading

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Short iPhone charging cable

cute! and lighter weight for carrying

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