Shakespearean insult kit Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 10/23/2007 Post a comment Have you ever wished for the ability to quickly and easily come up with insults like "Thou craven motley-minded foot-licker"? Well, here's how!
It was a dark and stormy night... Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 10/22/2007 Post a comment Penned by Edward Bulwer-Lytton in 1830, this phrase is now understood to represent an extravagantly florid style with redundancies and run-on sentences.
Interesting online letter service Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 10/15/2007 Post a comment This is a simple concept; it provides a useful service; it requires almost nothing to set up; and it has the potential to grow. Hmmm, I wish I'd thought of that!
The future of the past tense Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 10/12/2007 Post a comment Scientists have discovered how verbs evolve and homogenize at a rate inversely proportional to their prevalence in the English language.
Is it really this difficult? Programmable Logic DesignLine Blog 10/11/2007 Post a comment I'm in the process of moving house, and I'm running into a host of niggling problems that are making me gnash my teeth and rend my garb!
My Mom the Radio Star Max MaxfieldPost a comment I've said it before and I'll say it again -- it's a funny old world when you come to think about it. Last Friday lunchtime, for example, I received an email from Tim Levell, the editor for ...
A Book For All Reasons Bernard Cole1 Comment Robert Oshana's recent book "Software Engineering for Embedded Systems (Newnes/Elsevier)," written and edited with Mark Kraeling, is a 'book for all reasons.' At almost 1,200 pages, it ...