Andrew Sinclair

March 2002

technology

Hot Computer

+ (March 31, 2002)

My computer is still overheating. If only they made coolant for computers... Actually coolant would be handy for lots of things. This is really annoying. I was checking into getting a new power supply (I think that's the problem) and... more


technology

PC design

+ (March 30, 2002)

I'm still unsure what caused my computer to get so hot the other day. Since then I've had the cover off of the case and I've been tripping over the open wirey box that pretty much contains all of my... more


music

dotcom-studio

+ (March 29, 2002)

A friend of mine told me about a very cool web site called dotcom-studio. It's basically an online drum machine that you program via your browser, then download an audio file of your beat. There are several drum machines to... more


music

n + 7

+ (March 28, 2002)

I was reading yesterday about a French Group called Ouvroir de Litterature Potentielle (Workshop for Potential Literature) that has developed a technique for messing around with poems to achieve new results. The technique is called "n + 7". You just... more


technology

Stanford Screen Saver

+ (March 26, 2002)

My computer has finished processing it's first Work Unit of the "Stanford Alzheimer and Amyloidogenic Disease Research Program" screen saver. It works like the SETI@home sceen saver, using the power of many otherwise idle processors to get some real work... more


misc

Laundry

+ (March 25, 2002)

I was thinking today about laundry - and the fact that my apartment has a free washer and dryer in the basement. I've lived in other places where there was pay laundry in the building but I would always go... more


meta

First Post

+ (March 22, 2002)

Hi there - for some reason today I decided to start making this website. Now it's 10:30pm and it looks like I've made some pretty good progress. I think it's time to go outside.... more