Category Archives: Techie Things

new blogging platform

I just successfully converted my nearly moribund blog from Movable Type, which stopped offering affordable licences and support for older versions long ago, to WordPress. Yay WP! Maybe I’ll blog again occasionally, especially with this nifty FB integration. (This post … Continue reading

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Activity logs are interesting…

I scan my activity log on this blog pretty often because one or more of the “new entry” pings invariably fails and the error message links to it. I was intrigued to notice a site search for “wife” originating from … Continue reading

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Comment Spam

I’m sorry to say that commenters on this blog will now have to have a TypeKey identity to comment. I am now inundated every day with comment spam, which only goes to my email and not the blog, but I’m … Continue reading

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Revolution OS

For a wannabe geek like myself, this film (Netflix #4, still within the free trial period! — and my housemates who share the account have seen five more and we still have three days to go on our “trial”) is … Continue reading

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Same blog, new site

Well, that only took a month to do. Here were my steps: First, I tried the TypeMover plugin, which didn’t work, something with the ftp configuration on my old server (norvell.wjh.harvard.edu). Nice attempts to help from Sebastian, the plugin creator, … Continue reading

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