Matthew Davidson (mjd)

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mjd
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Matthew Davidson
Location
Sawtell, NSW, Australia
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http://mjd.id.au
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Hypersensitive New Age Guy
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  1. I am not too proud to admit that I'm excited. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthems_for_Doomed_Youth #

    about 2 hours ago from web
  2. Was watching a video full-screen, and a voice from the past said "Don't sit so close to the television. It's bad for you."

    about 21 hours ago from web
  3. @lnxw48 Yes, I've accepted the unavoidability of online shopping. I'd love to support local retailers, but I've had it with bemused teenagers proferring 4G telco tethers. All part of the small town lifestyle.

    about 22 hours ago from web in context
  4. Okay, non-free Realtek USB # drivers don't appear to work with Jessie's version of # Bought another at random (chipset never mentioned on packaging of course), turned out to be Realtek as well. Can't keep doing this forever. Must find a solution/workaround.

    about a day ago from web in context
  5. @panda Be sure to take plenty of photos, via which I can live vicariously.

    about a day ago from web in context
  6. Holy cow! Solid state hard drive: # startup too quick to measure in seconds!

    about 2 days ago from web in context
  7. Okay. Good. We have # Now to take a screwdriver to it and break it.

    about 2 days ago from web in context
  8. Trying out # # support. Have no idea whether this is a good idea or not. Will find out, I suppose. I'm guessing BIOSes will eventually drop support for legacy booting at #'s insistence.

    about 2 days ago from web in context
  9. Setting up new PC. Bloody non-free ethernet chipset. There's always something.

    about 2 days ago from web in context
  10. PC paid for by # payment for textbooks. Which arrives halfway through term. Great work, Deparment of Human Services.

    about 3 days ago from web in context
  11. Finally getting new PC tomorrow from these guys: https://www.gizmoselectronics.com.au Shop is just rack after rack of parts to the ceiling, and they know what # is. Good enough for me.

    about 3 days ago from web in context
  12. Every trans-national institution of governance, regardless of its initial purpose, will eventually develop into a punitive enforcer of property rights. #

    about 3 days ago from web
  13. Or, as I knew him, the name that signalled you've run out of # novelisations, working through the library index card catalogue. http://boingboing.net/2015/07/21/rip-el-doctorow.html

    about 4 days ago from web
  14. # 'Universal's agents send Google a censorship demand for "127.0.0.1"' About time. There's a hell of a lot of really weird porn there, too. http://boingboing.net/2015/07/23/universals-agents-send-googl.html

    about 4 days ago from web
  15. Oh, the pain. # library seating.

    about 4 days ago from web
  16. Test for an authentic # accent: repeat after me, "Large shark in a car yard."

    about 5 days ago from web in context
  17. Biblical literalism v. polyester cotton. http://www.marriedtothesea.com/index.php?date=070415

    about 6 days ago from web
  18. Wait, what? Public school scripture lessons is still a thing? And Fred Nile is still a thing? http://mncgreens.blogspot.com.au/2015/07/ethics-option-relegated-as-baird-caves.html

    about 6 days ago from web
  19. Grey hair is like its wearer: tough, reckless, uncontrollable, and past caring.

    about 6 days ago from web
  20. "Floppy Forelock" would be an excellent name for an 80s cover band.

    about 7 days ago from web in context
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