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Ben Babcock

33 Articles in 2009

  1. December

    1. A look back at NaNoWriMo
  2. November

    1. Not your father's telemarathon
    2. My doomed love affair with the Kindle
  3. October

    1. Windows 7 is Windows Vista After Rehab
    2. Bring me your math! All your math!
  4. September

    1. We Screwed Up
  5. August

    1. Avatars, zombies, and nephews, oh my!
  6. July

    1. Torchwood Days Two and Three
    2. Welcome to the Walled Web 2.0
    3. Torchwood Day One and Doctor Who Pics!
    4. In memoriam: Mug
  7. June

    1. Your rose-coloured glasses are on fire
    2. Help me listen my way through summer
    3. Push
    4. Let me get this straight: time goes forward?
  8. May

    1. Back off! Get your own franchise!
  9. April

    1. What We Learned from #amazonfail
    2. Newspapers dubbed Internet parasite by Me
    3. Are You Sure This is Legal?
  10. March

    1. Mmm, sizzling electrons
    2. Goodbye, Battlestar Galactica
    3. The Underappreciated What-Ifs of Life
    4. It's all so Zen
  11. February

    1. Ze Frank and Brain Crack
    2. Digital Water Pavilion
    3. Small break in the madness
    4. I take it back
    5. Birmingham outlaws the apostrophe--seriously?!
  12. January

    1. Think This, Say That, Wear Your Flag
    2. How NOT to microwave butter
    3. More narcissism and a little about you
    4. Further evidence that I lack common sense
    5. Top 10 best and worst books I read in 2008

About Me

I’m a 27-year-old math and English teacher back in Canada after two years teaching in England. In my free time, I read books! When I’m not reading, I’m writing, coding, or knitting.

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I started coding websites, in bad HTML on Geocities, in 2004 in a fit of whimsy. Since then I’ve learned PHP/MySQL, coded my own blog software, and rebuilt this site several times. With the exception of the blog, it’s currently running on the exquisite Symphony CMS. This website is hosted by HawkHost

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