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A SysAdmin Prayer

A friend of mine, Franco, wrote a small SysAdmin prayer in Spanish (A parody of sorts of the ‘Our Father’ prayer). I thought it was hilarious and decided to give it a shot at an English translation, so here it

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Posted in Fedora, Free Software, Life

LPC Wallpaper

I’ve been playing around with fotowall (Already in Fedora’s repository!) for an article I’m working on for, and while I was messing with it, I ended up making a nice collage out of the hundreds of screenshots I took

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Posted in Free Software, Free Software Games, Gaming, Life

HTML Image Mapping

One of the tasks I had to do in $DAYJOB consisted in displaying a Map of Mexico and being able to highlight each state on mouseover using HTML to do it. Of course, there’s a dozen or so Online Image

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Posted in Development, Free Software, Life

So you want to make a game?

I know all I’ve been writing about recently is about the Liberated Pixel Cup but I’m really, really excited for the contest. This’ll all be over soon. While I’ll be writing specifically about the LPC, these tips should be useful

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Posted in Free Software Games, Gaming, Life

[Concept] A Libre Gamer Network

With the Liberated Pixel Cup coming soon, I’ve begun brainstorming the kinds of features that I’d like my game to have… One thing led to another, and I begun brainstorming about making a system similar to Microsoft’s “Achievements” or Sony’s

Posted in Free Software, Free Software Games, Gaming, Life

Liberated Pixel Cup

I haven’t been so excited about a Contest since my first Science Fair back in Elementary School… The Free Software Foundation, Creative Commons and Open Game Art have announced…. The Liberated Pixel Cup! The contest itself is divided in Two

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Posted in Development, Free Software, Free Software Games, Gaming, Life

Git + GitHub Appreciation

I’ve been using Github for quite a while, but yesterday I actually learned how to use it. See… I’ve been working on a Patch for CyanogenMod 9 that will add several features to the Phone App. Features I really like

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Posted in CyanogenMod, Life, Rant

Website (probably) offline for the weekend

Update: Use for everything. is currently suspended, I’m still trying to get them to renew. Second Update: I managed to renew both domains. Apparently, since I paid 2 domains in 2 separate payments, their payments system screwed up.

Posted in Life

A Taste of Cinnamon

Ever since Gnome 3 came out, I abandoned it. And for about a year or so, I stuck with KDE, occasionally giving Gnome 3 / 3.2 a try for a few days, but abandoning it for being just so weird

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Posted in Fedora, Free Software, Life

A Fiery Valentine’s Day

In case you haven’t heard, it’s Valentine’s Day, and this blogpost is dedicated to a little something I made for my girlfriend, Laura, and if you want the abridged version of this story, you can skip straight to the gallery.

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Posted in Life


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