# Saturday, 17 November 2007

Well.. I got it.. now my table looks like a real mess!

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But obviously I'm not bringing the eeePC to work, I plan to let my parents use it to get on the net and communicate with their friends. The included Xanadros Linux OS might be strange and intimidating to an experience Windows user, but for someone who hasn't touched a PC before it feels almost close to an appliance like interface.

Performance is acceptable for the price I paid for it, RM1299. It's cheaper than most smartphones! I'm spending some time with it to have a proper feel for it's Linux platform. But after using it for half a day I'm really thankful for the things we take for granted in Windows. I'll elaborate more on this after I collect my thoughts.


eeePC | Gear
Saturday, 17 November 2007 01:15:15 (Malay Peninsula Standard Time, UTC+08:00)  #    Comments [0]  | 
# Wednesday, 14 November 2007

Well, the security company came and went without much of a problem. So I guess I survived my first code review pretty well with no major problems reported.

Experience, and of course this book (absolute must read for ANY programmer) helped ensure that our code was pretty tight (yes it wasn't perfect, but we did very good).

Best quote from a member of the review team.

Generally .Net code has fewer security problems.

I know a few people who would love to have you make that an official statement. ;)


Wednesday, 14 November 2007 21:34:48 (Malay Peninsula Standard Time, UTC+08:00)  #    Comments [0]  | 
# Monday, 12 November 2007

Where exactly is the KL Tower from my balcony?

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Well... now I know.

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And that could only mean..

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More details to follow when I'm free to type it up.. or should I just record it?


Monday, 12 November 2007 14:21:21 (Malay Peninsula Standard Time, UTC+08:00)  #    Comments [0]  | 
# Sunday, 11 November 2007

It has become apparent that the only way to make WZ sit quietly in a chair is to feed him. And once you start feeding him, you better not stop till he's satisfied!


Sunday, 11 November 2007 21:32:12 (Malay Peninsula Standard Time, UTC+08:00)  #    Comments [0]  | 

My friends were telling me that this would happen.


Sunday, 11 November 2007 21:26:54 (Malay Peninsula Standard Time, UTC+08:00)  #    Comments [0]  |