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Using Audacity to Transcribe Oral History

Yazan: Candace | 19 September 2009 | 1 Comment
Categories: History, Tools, Toys

Not long ago, I finished all the interviews for the-project-that-will-be-my-Masters but was then faced with the daunting task of transcribing them all. Since starting this project I’ve learned about an entire movement within oral history to work from the audio but I’d already committed to sending the texts back out to the participants so they […]

Getting Your Daughter or Son a Computer? Think about the Asus Eee

Yazan: Candace | 17 April 2008 | 4 Comments
Categories: Gadgets, Linux, Nintendo, Toys, Windows

It looks like a Nintendo DS only slightly larger. In five fashion colours too: At yesterday I saw that the Asus Eee is priced at 365.99. My daughter’s starting to save for a laptop since she’ll be taking some computer science courses in high school next year and she finds the disparity between computers […]

Compiz on SuSE 10.3

Yazan: Candace | 04 April 2008 | No Comments
Categories: Linux, Organizing, Toys

I’ve had Compiz on my desktop for almost a week.

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