Category Archives: Hacks

A Better Kindle 2 Moleskine Case (Version 1.0)

Here’s a slideshow of what I put together last night in about an hour: Here’s a link to the entire set on Flickr. Basically, I’d seen this Kindle 2 Moleskine Case, which basically just ripped out a chunk of the … Continue reading

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Things I wanted to try to do this weekend…

…but which I haven’t started yet and will need to be crammed into the rest of today or left for next weekend: 1. Attempt to install OS X on my Asus Eee PC 2. Install a version of Linux on … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC Touchscreen Installation

Digg this! In my previous post about this I checked to see if the touch panel I’d ordered worked. It did, so this weekend I actually cracked open my Eee and installed it (that’s it mounted over the screen in … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC Touch Panel Installation: Pre-installation (with video)

Yesterday, after several weeks of delay, I received the 7-inch touch panel I had ordered for my [[[Asus Eee PC]]]. Much thanks to jkkmobile for discovering that one could install a touch panel in the Eee and for paving the … Continue reading

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Overclock your Asus Eee PC FSB on Ubuntu

I should have done this weeks ago. Last night, I tweaked the instructions found here slightly to remove the 70Mhz cap on the front side bus on my Asus Eee PC. Why would you do this? Well, the 900Mhz processor … Continue reading

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Ubuntu on the Asus Eee PC: Part 1 (or How to run a functional Ubuntu install off a USB drive)

I’ve been combing over various guides and instructions online for installing Ubuntu on the [[[Asus Eee PC]]], and I ran into a few kinks along the way since I don’t have a USB CD-ROM to install from and opted for … Continue reading

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Sample The Web Podcast: The Morning Ride Edition

I decided to start a morning ride podcast, that I’ll be recording during my morning bike ride to work. It’s short and I’ll only do these whenever I have something to talk about. This morning, I talked about riding my … Continue reading

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