Create an immutable VirtualBox disk with changes to that disk written to a differencing disk in OS X. This is useful in the context of TimeMachine backups.
Jon, Kiley, and I headed up next to Horsetooth reservoir to do some climbing this afternoon. Check out the pics here. We worked some interesting routes and had a blast. There will definitely be more to come.
I finally got the video of my talk at NCAR summarizing my work over the summer of 2009 in the SIParCS internship program. Check it out!
This is a chili recipe our family has used for quite a while. It’s a pretty standard no frills recipe, but quite delicious.
My shiny new Google Nexus One wasn’t connecting properly over USB to my Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic) notebook using the Android SDK. Here’s how I fixed it.
Updating an iPod Classic to use flash memory (a Compact Flash card specifically) rather than it’s typical hard drive can breathe new life into your dying device. Check out the rest of this post for descriptions and details of the process.
Wonderful southern sweet potato casserole dish with sweet crunchy topping. One of my favorite Thanksgiving dishes.
Try this extremely simple fruit turnover recipe when you need a tasty fast desert. You only need croissant pastry dough and fruit filling. Read more…
Scrolling using the Thinkpad Trackpoint (middle click/hold + mouse nub) is still not fixed by default in Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic Koala). Here’s how I fixed it.