This is Sarx's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following Sarx's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
Sarx
Recent Activity
Another great article (as ever). I'm the father of a three and a half year old boy and nodded all the way through reading it. Congratulations to you and Mrs Attwood and your families :-)
Toggle Commented Oct 26, 2011 on On Parenthood at Coding Horror
I'm currently looking for a replacement for my trusty 2007-issue MacPro. Your new rig has me considering getting a Wintel machine for the first time in just over a decade :-) If it could run OS X *and* Windows 7 like my 'Pro I'd do it now, but I'm not sure that it will :-(
Toggle Commented Jul 19, 2011 on Building a PC, Part VII: Rebooting at Coding Horror
Great article, I couldn't agree more. I've been using an old IBM SpaceSaver II server keyboard (no numeric keypad, built in Trackpoint nipple, nice and clicky). I love macs but everytime I get a new desktop machine I have to ebay the attractive but useless fancy-pants Apple keyboard - all style and no substance. Muggles (non-techies) express surprise when they see my state-of-the-art MacPro connected to an unassuming '1980s style' keyboard. This just goes to show how much they know ;) PS. Agree wholeheartedly with your view on non-typists. The analogy re: pianists is a very good one. How much time DO you spend at the keyboard ...?
Toggle Commented Nov 2, 2010 on The Keyboard Cult at Coding Horror
Sarx is now following The Typepad Team
Nov 2, 2010