Monthly Archives: February 2004

Digital Hand writing

This is pretty cool. l am writing this text using my Wacom tablet and XP’S built-in recognizer. Without training! l am going to have to start writing nice things about Microsoft. l am just winging it without reading any manuals. … Continue reading

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Handsfree Typing

I am writing this entry without typing. Several weeks into my Carpal Tunnel experience, typing remains a very difficult undertaking. I have now gone through a variety of user input devices including trackballs, optical mice, tablets and more. But the … Continue reading

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Carpal Tunnel

After over 20 years at the keyboard I’ve hit a major roadblock that’s stopping me in my tracks. Last week I was diagnosed with carpal tunnel in both wrists and tendonitis in several places. It’s not clear how serious or … Continue reading

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Gotta Get Hibernate

If you work with Java and databases, you really have to check out Hibernate because it’s so well done and it’s transformative in what it enables in the application. It’s doing all the O-R persistence for my Java classes on … Continue reading

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