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Copyright Consultations Submission

I have submitted my answers to the five questions posed in the Copyright Consultations. 1.      How do Canada’s copyright laws affect you? How should existing laws be modernized? Canada’s copyright laws affect me because I enjoy many forms of media … Continue reading

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Feeling Heroic

For the past few days I’ve had an urge to play WoW and I’ve been trying to figure out why.  I have no particular desire to raid, level an alt, do dailies, amass more gold, quest, or explore.  Turns out … Continue reading

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For Most People, College Is a Waste of Time

Charles Murray has an opinion piece at the Wall Street Journal titled For Most People, College Is a Waste of Time.  My quick summary of his position is that a profession-specific certification exam would be far more useful and equitable … Continue reading

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Maps: Quikmaps Draws Directly onto Google Maps

Maps: Quikmaps Draws Directly onto Google Maps looks like it would be useful.

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Cash Creating Guide for World of Warcraft Review

This weekend I broke down and bought the Cash Creating Guide for World of Warcraft in the hope of picking up some extra gold. I have read it through and here is my review. Summary If you’re new to making … Continue reading

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Maps for OpenRPG using Gimp

Here’s what I used to make the maps for my World’s Largest Dungeon Campaign via OpenRPG. Get the maps – I downloaded them from James’ WLD Downloads as PDFs, then selected the image, pasted it into a blank 2000×2000 pixel … Continue reading

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Crossing UTM zone or boundaries

We’re in UTM zone 14N here, so all our mapping is based on that. We do some soil samples that spill over into Zone 15N, which throws everything off. Here’s what I did to convert from 15 to 14. This … Continue reading

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Shifting Coordinates

We’re in UTM zone 14N here, so all our mapping is based on that. Last week we did some soil samples that spilled over into Zone 15N, which threw everything off. Here’s what I did to convert from 15 to … Continue reading

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Transfering shapefiles from ArcView to Garmin GPS

I wanted to upload shapefiles from ArcView to my Garmin GPS (i.e. change ArcView shapefiles to Garmin tracks). Here are the steps involved 1. Get and install DNR Garmin extension/program 2. In ArcView activate DNR Garmin Extension 3. Select the … Continue reading

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Maps

Maps Random Dungeon Generator City Maps Map -A-Week

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