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Can take away a removable battery from a “pro” laptop and try to have people think that’s a good thing. http://www.apple.com/macbookpro/features.html If you thought the iPhone’s lack of a removable battery wasn’t profitable, I have thus presented exhibit A.

Check it out here. Now, you would think that the most basic program you’d want to install with Python (easy_install) would be hosted on a fast website.  Furthermore, it’s not a really good reflection on Python’s ability to create websites to have such a critical piece of code hosted on...

I just moved yesterday, check out whose mail I’m getting at the new location: Swell. Should I send it back with “Forward to: San Quentin State Penitentiary?” (FWIW, as far as I know Hans Reiser never lived at this address – at least not in the last 10-12 years).

https://hudson.dev.java.net/ Pretty cool!  I’ve looked into some of these continuous integration servers before but have been daunted by the amount of setup these things generally require.  I got Hudson set up via Java Web Start and building my local repositories with MSBuild in about 15 minutes.  The key feature is...

A few months ago, I took my daughter to the petting zoo here in San Francisco. Near an old tractor, they have an image like this: The point of the image is that since the beginning of the industrial age, the number of people that a single farmer can feed...