What are “cookies”, and “bugs”? Why are they called that?

I’ve recently started fielding questions from users about tech and computers in general. Here is one of my first, the question of where “cookies” came to be called such, and I’ll also throw in the origin of the term “bugs”. Kayla Barnett asks: i want to know why cookies are called cookies. everytime my MIS…


OCD Things I Do

Someone asked me recently for a list of things I do that are OCD-ish. This will be the home for that list and I’ll update it as I think of them. My nails. The white part of my nails (even on my feet) has to be very thin, if I let them grow that far…


What a week…

A lot has happened recently. I’ve been called for 3 interviews this week, and landed a job at one of them, Oceanview Technology. I had my 2nd day of work today, and it seems a bit daunting, but I’m going to keep with it. This schedule of 8-2 might be hard to deal with and…


Sickness and WordPress Usage

As you can see, I’ve begun to actually use my wordpress installation. I hate the theme that’s on here right now (sans the top banner) but it will have to do until I get around to creating my own. Also, I’m sick at the moment. I’m barely able to keep my eyes open, my head…


Associate .001 files with WinRAR

It’s always driven me nuts that a lot of torrents use busted-up rar’s in their packages, and rather than starting the series with a registered extention like .r01, they’ll instead start it with just .001. This takes away my ability to right-click the first file and extract via my friend, the context menu. However, WinRAR…


Add “Copy Image to Clipboard” to Windows right-click Context Menu

So this is probably the first post worth putting on here.. I’ve discovered a way to copy images to the clipboard via the commandline, and manually added a slick “Copy Image to Clipboard” selection to my Windows right-click context menu of image files. To make it easier on you guys, I’ve written a ready-to-go .reg…


WordPress installed. w00t!

Welcome to my site! I’m still very new to wordpress but before long I’ll be up and running to full potential. Stay tuned.. there is lots of content to be ported over here, and I will be designing my own theme.