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Posts from October 2008

Anathem Update

Quick update on Anathem: About half-way through, really enjoying it. First 200 pages is a bit slow, but Stephenson still knows what he’s doing. Worth it to slug through.


Disable Data Usage on iPhone 3G

Traveling abroad with you iPhone, and wanting to avoid exorbitant roaming charges? I live in Canada, so anytime I go to the US, I’m subject to Rogers less than– Oh, I don’t know– “equitable” cross-border roaming agreements. A few quick calls and tweets can quickly add up to an unearthly sum– believe me, I know [...]