Monthly Archives: December 2007

Along These Rivers Update

It seems that the Along These Rivers book I wrote about a few days ago (http://www.robertstech.com/blog/?p=10 ) does indeed have a web site. I overlooked it previously because it shows up much further down the Google search results than I … Continue reading

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What’s Your Reading Level?

There’s a new meme circulating through the blogosphere, the “Blog Readability Test”. Just go to http://www.criticsrant.com/bb/reading_level.aspx and enter the URL of your (or anyone else’s) blog and it’ll tell you what level of education is necessary to understand your blog. … Continue reading

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Along These Rivers: The (Secret) Book of Poetry and Photography from Pittsburgh

Last year I heard about some editors soliciting photography for a book being produced to celebrate the 250th birthday of Pittsburgh. Although I don’t usually send my work to publications that aren’t going to pay for it, this seemed like … Continue reading

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Global Warming Update

We’re now at the point where even global warming skeptics have noticed the increase in temperature of the sand they have their heads buried in.

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Straight Code, Twisted Buildings

One of the advantages of a manual blog is that you don’t have to reveal when each post was made. Although this blog runs on WordPress, my photoblog is done completely manually. That is, I write each page of HTML … Continue reading

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PDML Quotations Book – Part 1

There’s a reason I don’t make many posts on my blog: It’s because I have, and know how to maintain… a web site. A blog is really just a web page driven by on-line software that allows non-web-designers to add … Continue reading

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You can comment now…

I spent weeks customizing the stylesheets and PHP templates for this blog, but after having it on line for a week or so something struck me as a bit odd… There was no way for anyone to post replies or … Continue reading

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