February 2007 Archive

Google personalized search no boon

8 February 2007, 1:11 pm
subtitle (or excerpt)

I’m among the people who are unhappy that Google has decided all registered users of Google services (like Gmail) should be subjected to Personalized Search. It’s quite difficult to opt out of this feature if you don’t think it’s for you; I found instructions on several sites which didn’t work before I found more useful […]

read “Google personalized search no boon”

Ace (Wheelworks) is Aces

7 February 2007, 9:28 pm
subtitle (or excerpt)

At some point in the last year, one of the bolts on the side of my bikerack worked itself loose. This is one of those nagging little things that I often don’t get around to fixing for a while. It doesn’t affect the functionality of the bike much (although it’s been more annoying since I […]

read “Ace (Wheelworks) is Aces”

as he was fascinate by the lady

3 February 2007, 4:16 pm
subtitle (or excerpt)

In a typical day, many dozen attempts are made to make bogus spammy comments on this site. Spammers try all sorts of tricks to get past the filtering software I have in place to stop them. One of the latest gimmicks is to include text that supposedly looks like real content, often in the form […]

read “as he was fascinate by the lady”