Really, Papa John’s? Really?

Really, Papa John’s? Really?

Take a look at this delicious Papa John’s Applepie that oozed all over my table, carpet, and the¬†pepperoni¬†pizza underneath it....

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Geotagging photos

Geotagging photos

My family has a habit of stopping at attractions when we are out traveling. For examples, parks, museums, and unusual stores. We also have a habit of logging all the places we visit, which leads us to a problem: we often don’t know where we were. I’ve found geotagging to be the solution. I have a Samsung Galaxy Nexus phone that lets me geotag images automatically. When I go to snap a...

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SoftLayer hardware firewall is awful

I’ve been having a problem lately with people hitting my server more than I’d like. I’ve been using iptables to drop requests from these IPs, but I wanted something that took the load completely off of my server, and could be bypassed in case I put in a bad rule that locked me out. So I decided to try the SoftLayer hardware firewall. This feature is expensive: $49 per month for...

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Laser hair removal

I’ve always hated shaving. I vividly remember an experience when I was a teenager with a bit more peach fuzz than was socially acceptable. My dad pulled me aside to talk to me about it. “I know ingrown hairs can be uncomfortable,” he said. I remember trying to figure out what he was talking about, and what ingrown hairs had to do with anything, and trying to figure out if I had...

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