John M. Carroll on Tools

New tools, in turn, alter the tasks for which they were designed, indeed alter the situations in which the tasks occur and even the conditions that cause people to want…

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Emacs Reboot #2: Startup

After compilation completes it’s time to give the new Emacs a shot:

It starts up successfully, and makes a valiant attempt to load my existing Emacs configuration. I notice…

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SpiderOak Review

Dan Mayer asked about my experience with SpiderOak backup. I realized if I was going to type up my thoughts I might as well post them where others could benefit…

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