A new skin will be on its way this week! Hopefully you can return to your happy state :-)
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On 2011-04-15, at 3:35 PM, Andrew Codrington wrote:
> Hello Barbara,
> Thanks for your reply!
> The iPad and skin went into and out of the slip case several times before it caught and furled up like that.
> I probably got over confident in the skin's stickiness and jammed it in a bit too quickly while the stewardess was scowling at me to turn off my electronic device.
> Now I know the skin has its limits I think I can take enough care to make a new front cover last much longer than 5 days!
> If you were making an offer to send a new one below that would be very kind and would be very appreciated. It would certainly return me to the happy state I was in just prior to "The Furling Incident." :-)
> On 2011-04-15, at 3:08 PM, Barbara <gelaskins.com> wrote:
>> Hey Andrew!
>> Ugh thats no good! Did the case just catch on the front skin? If we send you another skin will the same thing happen? :-)
>> Barbara | GelaSkins Inc.
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>> On 2011-04-14, at 11:19 PM, Andrew Codrington wrote:
>>> Sad to report the front part of my gelaskin lasted 5 days before
>>> getting half furled up in a tight roll when I put the iPad into a slip
>>> I managed to unfurl the damaged half without removing the rest and
>>> restick it to the front bezel, but it is not in great shape. I think
>>> the technical term is "All beat to hell." The front of it has sticky
>>> stuff from the back and it has rippled in many places. It no longer
>>> makes me happy, as you might imagine.
>>>> On 2011-04-05, at 5:22 PM, GelaSkins <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>>> Apr 04, 2011
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Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Friday, December 10, 2010
Apple Support cheerfully told me it couldn't be done:
"Andrew, unfortunately I am sorry to tell you that this is not possible. Please understand that Apple Print Product service does not sell or ship to customers whose billing or shipping addresses, are outside of their own country."
Luckily the Internets were more helpful and told me how to change my iPhoto print product store.
Looks like it worked, unless my credit card is rejected for being out of country...
Wednesday, December 1, 2010
I finally bought a Hauppauge HDPVR to go with our mythtv system. It's hard not to HD once you know it's there.
Installed using mostly the HDPVR page on the mythtv wiki.
Our Rogers Ottawa Scientific Atlanta SA4250HD might support firewire, but I don't have firewire on my machine, so I kept going with the MCE IR blaster to change channels.
Unfortunately every channel change would hang the HDPVR. After some attempts to figure that out I pressed the distribution upgrade button and went to mythbuntu 10.10 from 10.04. Magically things started to work.
I could now record HD video, but NVIDIA VDPAU playback had stuttery audio through Pulseaudio. A little comment about VDPAU & cpu frequency scaling caught my eye on the VDPAU wiki page and with a little fiddling I changed my lower limit to something that worked.
Not sure why, but I had to "sudo su -" to be able to enter this command:
echo 2700000 > /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu0/cpufreq/scaling_min_freq
Before I changed it the minimum frequency on my machine was at 1GHz. Seemed like a good idea when I set it to save power, but apparently it slows down a bus somewhere and doesn't allow the GPU to communicate fast enough.
That worked until the next reboot. I'll have to figure out how to get it to stick another day, probably when I figure out how I'm really supposed to use cpufreq/ondemand.
Sunday, November 28, 2010
- You can never have too many clamps
- Dozuki saws cut on the pull stroke
- J.B. Weld is duct tape's liquid state
Monday, November 22, 2010
Google Maps Working Out Kinks in Bicycle Directions
Originally uploaded by acodring
The bicycle logo is there, but it doesn't look like it's all connected up just yet. It was able to quickly calculate walking directions for this difficult route.
I'm sure it'll work soon so I'll look forward to yet another useful addition to Google Maps. Will it work on my iPhone without a software update? Stay tuned!
Tuesday, August 24, 2010
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