Fun with ACPI

1 year ago

I have a new laptop! It's very shiny, it can run Strike Suit Zero, I'll finally be getting back on top of the Puzzles port… but there's a snag: it doesn't know its battery level. LP#1289748 has my progress, but so far it looks like the EC is coming up with zeros.

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Hello, Mezzanine!

1 year, 5 months ago

Out with the old, in with the new. This site is now a more maintainable Mezzanine instance instead of my Rails 2.x CMS.

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Supercalifragilistic-social-aggregation

2 years, 7 months ago

Back in March, I complained about a crowded notification drawer, and hey, look, they fixed it. (Even if any given app isn't on board with this yet, hello apktool/baksmali, bye bye notification icon.) So, clearly I should complain more often. :-)

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Android "foreground service" notifications

3 years ago

So, hands up if your notification bar looks like this…

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Hello, MetaWatch!

3 years, 3 months ago

Far out in the uncharted backwaters of the unfashionable end of the Western Spiral arm of the Galaxy lies a small unregarded yellow sun. Orbiting this at a distance of roughly ninety-eight million miles is an utterly insignificant little blue-green planet whose ape-descended life forms are so amazingly primitive that they still think digital watches are a pretty neat idea.

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