Posts filed under: Personal

How to Translate Long Text with Altavista’s Bablefish?

I downloaded a movie and just realized that there was no subtitle. I looked for the subtitle file (the .SRT or .SUB or whatsoever) but found none of them in English, only in France. I decided to visit my favorite...
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Geeee… I Have Typed a Lot!

Nothing is important here. Just want to show that I’ve typed over 1.000.000 characters (with spaces) in my translating tasks (I was doing translation for a book). All was done intensively around 50 days. I spent around 3-5 hours per...
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Five Days “Holidays”

I woke up at Friday, 2 February 2007 and saw a great thing to make me stayed at home: flood! Luckily, my house was located quite high above the road (around 1-1,5 metre above the street line). The flood raised...
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Evening Pratice: Soldering the Processor!

Few hours ago, my colleague told me that he has a broken processor. It was an Intel Pentium4 Extreme Edition (I havent’s checked the model number). One of the capacitor was broken, or removed accidentally. Added: I didn’t take any...
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Leslie Cheung Kwok Wing (张国荣): Silence is Gold (沉默是金)

I heard this song about 8 years ago. I have looked this song for years (at that time, in my country, Internet was a disaster in terms of cost and speed). Few days ago, I found this song on the...
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What Makes a Company?

This short article was written from my own experience. From what I’ve seen. And from what I’ve been. I’m not a manager nor leader in any company. Just an ordinary employee. So take it as-is. Understanding the Company Company is...
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Enlightment for Today

I’m reading The Lenovo Affair. Currently, I’m reading about 12% of the book 😉 But I got few “enlightment”. Success comes from three big things (this is my own opinion): 1. Hardwork 2. Dare to take the risk 3. Luck...
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“Smack Down” and Us (Indonesian)

Everyone knows TV programme called Smack Down (and it’s variants under World Wrestling Entertainment). Later these days in my country, Indonesia, some people claim that his/her chilidren got injured because of being “smacked down” by his friends! So, they ask...
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James Bond 007: Casino Royale

Well, I’m not a big fan of 007 series, but because I didnt have any better movie last week, so the latest James Bond: Casino Royale was chosen. Here’s my critics about the movie and please remember this is very...
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Basic C/C++ Operator and PHP

I try to make my page more flexible with Google AdSense. So, I move the bottom banner to the middle of my post. But well, my last programming activity was about 4 years ago. I open the script page inside...
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We Are Not Ready… Yet…

Today is 20th, and I just remember that I have one bill due today. I come early this morning, expect to get faster Internet connection at my office. Then, I set my browser to www.klikbca.com. I do Internet Banking almost...
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Tiring Trip…

Last week, started on 6th November 2006, I had a 8 days trip to 4 cities in Indonesia. What a tiring trip! We spend day one to trip to Yogyakarta (after a slight delay on the flight). Arrived at night,...
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