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As always, we sent out a Christmas Letter in our annual Christmas Cards. For those of you that we either forgot, or just don’t have an address for. Here is a copy of it (pdf) December 14, 2013 Dear friends … Continue reading
My twitterbot is back on line after a long vacation (ok so twitter tweaked their API and for a while they were ignoring my posts) It turns out I needed to add “apiurl => ‘http://api.twitter.com/1.1′,” to my connection information and … Continue reading
Hopefully everyone is having a happy Thanksgiving!
This one is a couple of years old now, but I hope you have had happy hunting! Please don’t hurt me!
One of the biggest issues I have when I update my perl packages in clan is that it takes for ever to sit there and always answer y to all of the questions. It turns out that there is a … Continue reading
The other day I noticed a nick in our dishwasher rack when I was taking out our ninja blender. This is a major problem as over time that little hole in the protective coating will eventually lead to rust. Thankfully … Continue reading
Today I had an odd wireless mouse failure with my wife’s desktop. It is an older Dell Pentium 4 Ubuntu 12.04.2 system that is rarely used and today she complained that the mouse didn’t work. Since it uses a Logitech … Continue reading
Hopefully everyone has a happy and safe 4th of July!
After a long break, the unix_quote fortune bot is back online. It is posing linux fortune command results from an Ubuntu server. The script is written in perl using the Net::Twitter::Lite library and is run using cron several times a … Continue reading
This year again Adam, Jess and I preformed in the Mason City Tuba Christmas, as you can see it was well covered by the local media… The mp3 audio recorded by the local radio station: http://www.kglonews.com/pc/tubachristmas2012.mp3 Local newspaper article http://globegazette.com/news/local/merry-tuba-christmas-daughter-of-founder-pays-and-plays-tribute/article_629cdd3e-4197-11e2-b6de-001a4bcf887a.html#.UMPdqdB9WlY.facebook … Continue reading