reading geert lovink "Dark Fiber" in small town coffeeshop - broken manifold and boat repair interspersed with analysis of semantic shifts in description of network by corporate and military owners, for benefit.
the lenovo s10 running 8.10 intrepid ubuntu recognizes the wacom graphire, just the pen, not the mouse.
running the "stable" 8.04 hardy ubuntu, doesn't sync. gives an obscure "obex" message about a server not running and what looks like a device mac address. on a toshiba laptop. windows on the same machine syncs.
sixty eight in brookings, hard to concentrate, or remember new passwords. don't proliferate, pro-obscurate.
i refuse the universal password.
unbefriend friendsofdave twitter rss aggregate. too much not in my skein. i watch the strangers likely gathered by an occasional reference to a machine name, supposed common interest. slowly prune the ad-spam.