Archive for April, 2005

Activation, the Tale of a Customer Lost

Wednesday, April 27th, 2005

Last weekend Nagscifi’s copy of Norton AntiVirus decided that it needed to be activated. No more downloads of antivirus definitions and patches, no more email scanning, no more file scanning, in fact, no more antivirus protection of any kind. Needless to say, Nagscifi’s laptop is now running an antivirus package produced by one of Norton’s […]

Dead Power Filter

Monday, April 25th, 2005

The power filter in the cube tank died sometime Sunday morning, leaving the tank filled with a milky white haze. I ran off to the pet store to obtain a replacement as soon as I noticed the problem. Upon my return, I changed out about half of the water and installed the new filter. Twenty […]


Tuesday, April 19th, 2005

After looking at too many themes, I’ve decided to use the default theme as the starting point for the layout of this site. I expect the overall layout of the site to remain essentially unchanged, with minor variations being tried out as time allows. The new header is temporary; an image of the luminous vapor […]

Theme Search 101

Monday, April 18th, 2005

I’ve spent the evening looking at the various themes available on the theme browser site. Several of the themes look like promising starting points, much better than i would be able to design from scratch, truth be told. The Coffee Cup theme appears to be almost tailor made for this site, although I want something […]

One Fish

Sunday, April 17th, 2005

Friday fish blogging (so i’m several days late). Meet Grout, a betta with far too much room.

Two a Month (or more)

Sunday, April 17th, 2005

Lately the freezer has been filled with a variety of different coffees, courtesy of Nagscifi, in the hope of getting out from under the ubiquitous French Roast/Columbian blend. Most of the coffees “seem just fine,” although one bag went into the trash shortly after the first cup or two. Some flavors were just not made […]