About the same size as the Canon Elph S230, the Olympus C-50 packs a whopping 5.0 megapixels into an 8-oz size. That’s smaller than the Canon S45 and it seems a little easier to use. We got it for $510 + shipping at 17th Street Photo.
Month: March 2003
OSCon2003 presentation details
Here are details about my upcoming talk at the O’Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2003: Session ID: 4062 Title: One Year of PHP at Yahoo! Date: 07/09/2003 Time: 11:30am to 12:15pm Location: Salon D Unfortunately, I won’t be at PHPCon East 2003 this April. [Update 8 July 2003: Slides for the talk are now available […]
Digital Camera Recommendations?
I need to buy a digital camera. Does anyone reading this blog have any recommendations? Ariella and I are going to Italy for a week and a half at the end of the month and we’d like to to take some pictures. In the past, we have been schlepping our 35mm Nikon and getting a […]
Free Bagel Fridays
I’ve been working in the Yahoo! Santa Monica office for about a month now, and I’m still really enjoying it. Today, like all Fridays, is a Free Bagel Day. In the kitchen are dozens of bagels and about 6 different kinds of cream cheese. Reminds me of the Free Bagel Tuesdays we used to have […]
Photos of Jerusalem Snow
Laura sent a couple of photos from last week’s snowstorm in Jerusalem.
Rosh Chodesh Adar II
Today is Rosh Chodesh Adar II, the beginning of the happiest month of the Jewish year. משנכנס אדר מרבים בשמחה Mishe-nichnas Adar, marbim b’simcha When Adar enters, our joy increases (Ta’anit 29a). Purim falls on March 17th this year. That’s right, same as St. Patrick’s day. I’m looking forward to some cross-cultural drunken debauchery. The […]
PHP5 on Cygwin ain’t working for me
I’m trying to get PHP 5.0.0-dev to work under Cygwin. It hasn’t been much fun so far. I’m working with George on a non-Yahoo! project, so I’ve gotta get PHP installed on a computer that I can use at home. So I figured I’d just build it our Windows 2000 laptop under Cygwin. Should be […]
I just spent the better part of the day shuffling some C++ code around in our CVS tree, and then trying to make sure it builds properly from its new location. I didn’t add any code, just moved it to a new place. And it took me 8 hours to get the thing working again. […]