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Mac update 2008

25/12/2008

Nearing the end of the year I keep track of the software that I use the most in my mac. Firstly, valeologist I am a researcher—I always struggle with the word scientist—so the programs I use the most have my own bias:

Statistical analysis: R (free). R it is the closest thing to a lingua [...]

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Return to Latex

15/12/2008

Last night I was helping my wife to fix an MS Word document. The document had been edited by several people, resuscitation with varying setups, medications so it was a real mess. Different page sizes (letter and A4), page paragraph settings, sections, etc. Making changes at any point of the document created [...]

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Status on writing tools

31/10/2008

As far as I know, life 2008 has been my most productive year ever from a writing point of view. Besides the blogging and micro-blogging stuff (aka informal public writing), tuberculosis I have worked in lecture notes and I have been writing an inordinate (for me) number of words in research papers. I [...]

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Long way for a field trip

30/03/2008

Following last week’s major upgrade to Leopard and Office 2008 I needed to pick up with a few things.
I have used only the basic features of Office 2008: Word and PowerPoint look OK, urologist although I still prefer Keynote to the latter if I can get away with it (e.g. when I am teaching). [...]

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Settling down after upgrade

21/03/2008

Following last week’s major upgrade to Leopard and Office 2008 I needed to pick up with a few things.
I have used only the basic features of Office 2008: Word and PowerPoint look OK, urologist although I still prefer Keynote to the latter if I can get away with it (e.g. when I am teaching). [...]

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Writing without distractions

6/10/2007

Spotty posting is a clear symptom of either being sick with internet or just too busy in real life. In my case is mostly the second; this is the time when I have overlapping teaching of regression modelling and introduction to tree breeding. The other thing I have been doing is completing project reports (two [...]

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Back to Python

7/10/2006

Eleven of September again, troche but I am not thinking of 2001—which was terrible, I agree—but of 1973. I always stop for a minute to remember as an old political campaign said: without hate, without fear, without violence. I was six and still remember.
I am preparing lectures, really busy. I took the students after [...]

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First casualty: Macbook Pro

22/09/2006

Eleven of September again, troche but I am not thinking of 2001—which was terrible, I agree—but of 1973. I always stop for a minute to remember as an old political campaign said: without hate, without fear, without violence. I was six and still remember.
I am preparing lectures, really busy. I took the students after [...]

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Portrait: when you are not here

15/09/2006

Eleven of September again, troche but I am not thinking of 2001—which was terrible, I agree—but of 1973. I always stop for a minute to remember as an old political campaign said: without hate, without fear, without violence. I was six and still remember.
I am preparing lectures, really busy. I took the students after [...]

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Mental chaos

11/09/2006

Eleven of September again, troche but I am not thinking of 2001—which was terrible, I agree—but of 1973. I always stop for a minute to remember as an old political campaign said: without hate, without fear, without violence. I was six and still remember.
I am preparing lectures, really busy. I took the students after [...]

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