So, you all probably remember my ranting about passwords here previously. Today i randomly came across Jason Kottke’s page of stupid password requirements, and he linked to an article by Thomas Baekdal on good passwords that says exactly what I said, only better and with more research. He also posted a FAQ later that answers […]
Yesterday was Fathers’ Day, and it was nice. I got toast in bed and a few presents. I got a new umbrella to replace the one I bent when I slipped in the snow last Winter. I figured the period of mourning/humiliation was over, and I could stop using it. And I got a copy […]
Inside baseball here for people not interested in Apple, but if you are: WWDC starts in half an hour, and here is how I am going to start out “watching” the coverage. Reminder, Apple hasn’t offered a live video stream of this event for years, and will not do so this year, either. (The liveblogging […]
It would appear that the really big sycamore in our back yard is molting? Um. Help? UPDATE: I’ve been informed by people more knowledgeable than I that sycamore trees do this on a regular basis. In fact, since this event, we’ve had several more barkfalls, probably exacerbated by the drought this summer.
Like a month ago now (maybe more?) we went to the farmers market here in Overland Park for the first time. We bought strawberries and morels and greens more stuff, and went home and had a most fabulous dinner. We cooked the morels, added them to pasta, had a light greens salad, and made strawberry […]