Monthly Archives: August 2011

Using gaim w/ my gmail account, how do I add a US telephone number for SMSing as a buddy? I know I can do it from google’s web interface, but can I do it from GAIM?

(You): Using gaim w/ my gmail account, how do I add a US telephone number for SMSing as a buddy? I know I can do it from google’s web interface, but can I do it from GAIM? (Dan): Just Add … Continue reading

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In comments for http://www.gocomics.com/bignate/2011/08/15 [http://www.gocomics.com/bignate/2011/08/15] what does the “PRO” symbol mean?

(You): In comments for http://www.gocomics.com/bignate/2011/08/15 [http://www.gocomics.com/bignate/2011/08/15] what does the “PRO” symbol mean? (Steven): http://www.gocomics.com/help/pro (You): thanks! ———————- (Brian): http://www.gocomics.com/help/pro (You): thanks! [Vark assigned category: symbol, more details]

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Impressing Silver Surfer is…. Impossible, Man?

Below (Silver Surfer #33), the Silver Surfer thinks “[Impossible Man] has no power, save to alter his form”. I guess he’s not impressed that Impossible Man can teleport, and live and communicate in the vacuum of space.

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You Might Just Be a Pakled…

You know you’re a Pakled if: The Borg steadfastly refuse to assimilate you. You speak Federation subStandard. Your hard-fought battle for racial equality comes to a bitter end when you realize all Pakleds are the same race. Q routinely plays … Continue reading

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Sky Travel Easter Eggs (screenshots)

Commodore Sky Travel had several Easter eggs. Some sites list these in text format. I’ve now used VICE (Commodore emulator) to take screenshots of many (all?) of these Easter eggs. Click on any egg to see the full VICE screenshot. … Continue reading

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Other than google docs, how can I share a spreadsheet/database w/ other people (so they can edit it too)? I know I could use github, but was hoping for something easier.

(You): Other than google docs, how can I share a spreadsheet/database w/ other people (so they can edit it too)? I know I could use github, but was hoping for something easier. (Oliver): Adobe also has a system like gdocs. … Continue reading

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