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MobaSSH provides an easy-to-use SSH server on Windows!

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As you know, I'm a Linux fan and can't live without remote SSH access to my boxes. Recently, I was forced to put together a Windows server instead of a LInux one in order to run my MagicJack (unfortunately, Virtualbox's USB Audio drivers aren't very good). I wanted to have …


James Callis Moves to Eureka

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I have to admit, I wasn't very excited about the return of Eureka this season. Don't get me wrong, I think it is a great scifi show and really some of the best content on TV. I just wasn't in a rush or overly excited to start in on this …


Two In The Morning and There's One Green Light

Dire Straits never ceases to awe me. Thanks to Nate for telling me about these poignet lyrics from Single Handed Sailor:

Two in the morning but there is one green light... and the man on a barge of sand

Here they are, live in Germany on February 16th, 1979:


The Importance of Light

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Before I started getting serious about digital photography, I never realized the importance and ever-changing nature of light. The difference between an average photo and a breathtaking shot, an amateur point-and-click and a delicate composition, is often simply a matter of light. Let's look at a few concrete examples:

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Way to Go, Steve

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As you have probably heard by now, Steve Jobs recently responded to the escalating Adobe-Apple conflict with a detailed and open letter explaining his thoughts on flash. Since the letter was published, there have been numerous responses (1, 2, 3...) to his letter, many of which try and accuse Apple …



The Computer Paradigm Shift

In case you didn't already know, the iPad will go on sale tomorrow. This event marks the beginning of the next great leap forward for computers. This shift takes computers from the "desktop" model of managing files, folders, and devices to a task-centric model which abstracts these things from the …


Time-Lapse Water Photography

This weekend I visited Beloit, WI and had the opportunity to try out my new 8x ND filter as well as my circular polarizer when I came across this dam on the Rock River. I have always admired the silky, smooth effect you can create with running water when you …


The Rose Lights

I had the pleasure of seeing this band at their opening concert at the High Noon Saloon tonight. They have a rich, vibrant sound that feels right at home with classic and modern rock as well as alternative. I look forward to purchasing their first cd when it comes out …


Inspiration

Falmouth Town Landing Sunrise

This photo surpasses beauty. Truly stunning, breathtaking. This is why I love photography and is truly an inspiration to me.
I hope to one day take a sunrise photo as beautiful as this.