Archive for November, 2005

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Sunday, November 27th, 2005

Yesterday I caught the movie Kiss Kiss Bang Bang at the local Rainbow Cinema. I don’t want to say too much about the film about the film, for fear of giving away some of the surprises. What I will say is that I thoroughly enjoyed it. It has a film noir detective angle, and it […]

Mouse Lag Fix

Sunday, November 13th, 2005

Trying to draw in PhotoShop lead me to discover the reason for my mouse’s unresponsiveness of in games. While using PhotoShop I noticed my mouse wasn’t moving smoothly. Under Windows XP’s mouse properties I disabled “Enhanced pointer precision” and my mouse started behaving properly in PhotoShop. Further testing showed that the mouse lag in games […]

CSS: Printing Update

Friday, November 4th, 2005

I reworked the CSS for this site to use different style sheets when printing. So when pages are printed (in a browser that supports it) they will not include the top menu or the side bar, just the page content and a header. On Opera 8.5 on Windows I ran into a bug where when […]

Fall Photos from Gibbons Park

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2005

Today I took some photos in Gibbons Park. Hopefully I managed to capture some of the splendour of the striking fall colours. The overcast sky provided soft diffuse light and a rather dreary backdrop.