Monthly Archives: December 2010

I now sort of understand Facebook, but think it’s stupid. Am I alone in this opinion (except for Betty White), or are there quite a few people who don’t like Facebook? (I know tons of people who hate MySpace, for example).

(You): I now sort of understand Facebook, but think it’s stupid. Am I alone in this opinion (except for Betty White), or are there quite a few people who don’t like Facebook? (I know tons of people who hate MySpace, … Continue reading

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Has anyone taken the foreign versions of The Office and subtitled them back into English? I’m assuming the plotlines are quite different for foreign versions, yes?

(You): Has anyone taken the foreign versions of The Office and subtitled them back into English? I’m assuming the plotlines are quite different for foreign versions, yes? (Mark): The Office (2005 US) is a version of The Office (2001 UK.) … Continue reading

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What Firefox add-on lets me see mouseovers without actually having to put my mouse over anything?

(You): What Firefox add-on lets me see mouseovers without actually having to put my mouse over anything? (Mido): its somthing at the websites not in the browser i think,or explain it so that i can help. (You): I think it’s … Continue reading

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Other than google, what large tech company has double letters and ends in ‘le’?

(You): Other than google, what large tech company has double letters and ends in ‘le’? (RA.): Doodle for example (You): I don’t even know what that is, but I’ll check it out. ———————- (Yano): That’s quite specific. There is none. … Continue reading

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I really like xkcd.com; what other comics might I enjoy?

(You): I really like xkcd.com; what other comics might I enjoy? (Dom): Try Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal. ———————- (Sebastian): Try www.thedoghousediaries.com [Vark assigned category: cartoons, more details]

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Hard salami seems to be very salty.. are there any brands that are less salty?

(You): Hard salami seems to be very salty.. are there any brands that are less salty? (Erin): Have you tried Molinari? (You): is that a brand name of a different type of salami? I use Oscar Meyer right now. (Erin): … Continue reading

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How do I type an ‘e’ with acute accent (like e’ but as one character) using gaim? I know it’s something simple but don’t know what.

(You): How do I type an ‘e’ with acute accent (like e’ but as one character) using gaim? I know it’s something simple but don’t know what. (Dom): Refer to this http://desktoppub.about.com/cs/finetypography/ht/acute.htm ———————- (Patrick): If you’re on Windows, go to … Continue reading

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I’m using utorrent to download a torrent. When the torrent started, I chose all files in the torrent. Now, I’ve changed my mind and only want to download some of the files. How do I do this?

(You): I’m using utorrent to download a torrent. When the torrent started, I chose all files in the torrent. Now, I’ve changed my mind and only want to download some of the files. How do I do this? (Kurt): right … Continue reading

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When librarians “vette” raw data for anomalies and errors, there’s a special name for the process, but I can’t remember what it is.

(You): When librarians “vette” raw data for anomalies and errors, there’s a special name for the process, but I can’t remember what it is. (S??bastien): Normalise? [Vark assigned category: raw, more details]

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Are there any companies out there that will develop 35mm for free? Perhaps as a “get to know us” promotion or something?

(You): Are there any companies out there that will develop 35mm for free? Perhaps as a “get to know us” promotion or something? (Hans): I do not thinks so. (You): thanks. Do you know the formula? ———————- (JJ): Seattle Filmworks … Continue reading

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