Category: About The Schlog

Something’s blurring the lines

Take a look at the screen images I copied and pasted in my last two blog entries (this one and that one). Now take a look a screen image from an earlier post, like this). Or even better, just take a look at the difference between an image I just copied directly from IE7 and one […]

Read the full article...
Posted in About The Schlog, All, Software, Technology on Mar 17th, 2007, 12:38 pm by David Schrag  1 comment   

DST patching confounded by check box

I really thought I had been good about applying the Daylight Savings Time patch on all the PCs I manage for my clients. But there I was this morning, looking at reports from machines I was sure I had patched, and they were still 5 hours behind GMT rather than 4. What happened? It turns […]

Read the full article...
Posted in About The Schlog, Software, Technology, Vista, Windows XP on Mar 11th, 2007, 5:18 pm by David Schrag     

Schlog joins Technorati

I’m still getting gradually indoctrinated into the world of the bloggers. My latest discovery is Technorati, which is a sort of metasite for blogs. I first discovered it as I was doing Google research about The Schlog and saw that a couple of my posts had wound up on the Technorati site without any intervention […]

Read the full article...
Posted in About The Schlog, All on Dec 8th, 2006, 5:34 pm by David Schrag     

Naming rights and wrongs

And I thought I was so clever, calling this The Schlog. Turns out a couple folks beat me to it: http://www.schmanke.com/ http://www.annthrale.com/blog/ To the best of my knowledge, neither they nor I can copyright or service-mark the title of a blog, but I’ll check with sister-in-law (an intellectual property law professor) just in case. Also, I swear, […]

Read the full article...
Posted in About The Schlog, All on Dec 4th, 2006, 11:51 pm by David Schrag  1 comment   

How to read The Schlog

I’ve created a page to help you get started reading this blog. Unlike a post, a page is always easily accessible from the blog’s home page.

Read the full article...
Posted in About The Schlog, All on Oct 24th, 2006, 10:27 pm by David Schrag     

The First Post

Well, I’ve done it. After years of resisting, I’ve gone and created a blog. I’m hoping that this will enable and motivate me to publish my ideas more frequently. My other outlet, The Schragazine, has been popular. But I haven’t had the time and energy to publish an issue for over six months. My goal is […]

Read the full article...
Posted in About The Schlog, All on Oct 21st, 2006, 9:40 am by David Schrag  1 comment   

« Previous Page