PhotoShop Lightning

Hmmmmmm… like my new toys for PhotoShop. Played around with the banner on my home page to put some lightning on it. Figuring out things I have never done to explain it to other people. Life of tech support, huh?

Updated Home Page

Updated my home page with a slightly newer look. Experimenting with an image mapped version. Will try slicing the image and doing some mouseovers later. UPDATED 24-MAR-2010: Removed the link to my old Valdosta State University personal web site. Since leaving, I’ve set a redirect which comes to this blog. 🙂

anti-virus support

Ah… my computer is unavailable as it is in the process of being experimented on by our anti-virus support. Means I can’t really do anything. Back to work!

Proactive

It is so hard to become proactive when you are inundated with reactive…

The State

Here is a quote taken from this web site: http://www.vivarto.com/o2/eng/index2.html. Think that both Pericles and Socrates are right in a fashion (more after the quote). Perhaps the most difficult problem of mankind down through the ages has been how to coordinate our common affairs in an efficient, competent, creative and democratic way. Many people, including the… Continue reading The State

Clinton

Ran across an interesting interview with Bill Clinton in December 2000, Wired magazine. Here is a quote from him discussing technology’s influence on society. He talked about how access to technology makes some groups more powerful such as terrorists and hate groups. The end of the previous paragraph made the point that for all the bad,… Continue reading Clinton

VBS_Loveletter.AS

Helped clean a virus off of a computer just now. VBS_Loveletter.AS is yet another variant of the now infamous ILOVEYOU virus. Don’t understand why people neglect to take a more active stance in preventing themselves from receiving viruses. Probably people like me are into overkill, but I make sure that all of my software is set… Continue reading VBS_Loveletter.AS

Michael Whelan

Some time ago I found the web site of Michael Whelan one of my favorite artists. Still thinking about getting that autographed copy of “Passage: Verde”.

More Completed Sites

Have a couple more sites nearing completion. The Student Technology Fee Action Committee web site was a pet project for the Assistant to the President for IT, my divison boss. Think it is cool that he comes down to talk to the “troops” so to speak. That also means that he can mention a problem with… Continue reading More Completed Sites