When speaking politics, some of the most disingenuous statements begin with the words "not everyone". Here's why.
Sunday, May 5 2013
By Michael Plotke on Sunday, May 5 2013, 16:33 - Politics
Tuesday, February 19 2013
By Michael Plotke on Tuesday, February 19 2013, 23:32 - Android
Evidently, some custom ROMs come with Logcat disabled by default. The manner in which it is disabled varies. Here is what worked for me.
(This article assumes you have adb installed and configured correctly, and a basic knowledge of its use)
Tuesday, November 20 2012
By Benjamin A. Plotke on Tuesday, November 20 2012, 11:30 - Coding
These are the things which I believe people must know before they can make programs in java. We will go from easy to hard. I assume you have a rudimentary understanding of procedural programing.
Monday, November 19 2012
By Michael Plotke on Monday, November 19 2012, 08:34 - Linux
This should also work with the Mac shell, but I don't know for sure. Leave a comment if it works.
Wednesday, September 19 2012
By Michael Plotke on Wednesday, September 19 2012, 13:47 - Politics
Mitt Romney made some stupid and offensive remarks. Were his statements incorrect? Yes, yes they were. Incorrect both is the sense that they were (and are) untrue, and in the sense that they were not wise or considered words. Follow me inside and I'll explain.
Thursday, September 13 2012
By Michael Plotke on Thursday, September 13 2012, 21:17 - Personal
The idea of Internet addiction first surfaced in 1995 with a deadpan joke posted to psycom.net by a psychologist named Ivan Goldberg. (See the Internet Addiction Disorder origin story). He may have been joking, but there's good reason to take it seriously.
Friday, July 20 2012
By Benjamin A. Plotke on Friday, July 20 2012, 05:41 - Math
Contained herein: Method for finding the height and center of an equilateral triangle and a tetrahedron in terms of side length. Two methods to find the angle formed by the center and any two vertices, AKA the tetrahedral angle. A python program for calculating the above. How to make a paper tetrahedron.
Sunday, July 8 2012
By Benjamin A. Plotke on Sunday, July 8 2012, 16:47
I made this for a technical writing class
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Sorry 'bout that. I'll fix it when I've got time (after the school quarter ends).
I'm afraid school got the better of me, and I missed the "your site is down" email.
Race toward fiscal cliff with nation in back seat.
Innocence of Muslims would have vanished in obscurity.
I watched a Rebbe video and got inspired to preface each post with בס״ד which stands for בסיעתא דשמיא, meaning "with the help of Heaven" in Aramaic.
"Go to the haberdasher, so I could look dapper."
- MC Fontalot