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This page describes some basic ways of editing map data in JOSM. Undo / Discard changes JOSM generally doesn’t read or write data to the OpenStreetMap database except when you ask it to, but at any time before uploading, you can discard all your changes by closing down JOSM (or by deleting the active data… Read Article →

LESSON 4: DARE Andrew I was out at a bar last week with my friend Tony. He’s a decent looking guy but he’s really shy around girls for some Reason. He was standing there for about 15 minutes holding his beer with a Nervous look on his face. Finally I realized why. He was gazing… Read Article →

A new sign in the Bank Lobby reads: “Please note that this Bank is installing new Drive-through ATM machines enabling customers to withdraw cash without leaving their vehicles. Customers using this new facility are requested to use the procedures outlined below when accessing their accounts. After months of careful research, MALE and FEMALE procedures have… Read Article →

Dartmouth researchers are learning more about the effects of alcohol on the brain. They’ve discovered more about how the brain works to mask or suppress the impact that alcohol has on motor skills, like reaching for and manipulating objects. In other words, the researchers are learning how people process visual information in concert with motor… Read Article →

One of the most reputable and polarizing characters of DotA and eSport in genera, l Jacob ‘Maelk’ Toft-Andersen, is about to take a partial break from competing with the world’s best in his favourite game. The circumstances of his team’s departure, his experiences with the professional scene now and then and his figure, were topics… Read Article →

February 2003 When we were in junior high school, my friend Rich and I made a map of the school lunch tables according to popularity. This was easy to do, because kids only ate lunch with others of about the same popularity. We graded them from A to E. A tables were full of football… Read Article →

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The Rowan Tree In the Court of the Fountain the sun of March shone through young leaves of ash and elm, and water leapt and fell through shadow and clear light. About that roofless court stood four high walls of stone. Behind those were rooms and courts, passages, corridors, towers, and at last the heavy… Read Article →

Sshd(8) reads configuration data from /etc/ssh/sshd_config (or the file specified with – f on the command line). The file contains keyword- argument pairs, one per line. Lines starting with `#’ and empty lines are interpreted as comments. Arguments may optionally be enclosed in double quotes (“) in order to represent arguments containing spaces. The possible… Read Article →

Chapter 1 TYLER GETS ME a job as a waiter, after that Tyler’s pushing a gun in my mouth and saying, the first step to eternal life is you have to die. For a long time though, Tyler and I were best friends. People are always asking, did I know about Tyler Durden. The barrel… Read Article →

Questions and tasks Which is more useful to you – British or American: English? Work in pairs and say why. Read the dialogue and find the differences between the English and the American: languages. American: ‘Bill’. A ‘bill’ is paper money. You have a ‘dollar bill’, a ‘five-dollar bill’ and so on. Englishman: Right. We… Read Article →

Long, long ago there lived an old woman who sold the best soup in the market. It was chicken soup. Nobody knew the old woman’s name. Nobody knew where she lived. Nobody knew why her soup was always the best in the market and why it was so hot. But people did not think about… Read Article →

The Samsung Galaxy S2 has beaten the iPhone 4 and a host of other mobiles to claim T3’s phone of the year award. It is the first time for three years that Apple or HTC have not won the category. Talking about the handset, judges said: “Not content with pretty much owning internet search, Google… Read Article →

Our 10 Golden Rules – they’re the very essence of our “Don’t Think, Just Shoot” motto! After all, Lomography is all about having fun while taking good pictures, so memorise them by heart or break all the rules; either way, be ready to throw your photography inhibitions away! 1 Take your camera everywhere you go…. Read Article →

On average each person makes an amazing 363 friends in their life – but only six of them will be true friends! We carried out a global survey to find out what makes a “good friend”: A friend should be there for you all the time, not just when they Want to be. They will… Read Article →

Introduction This document gives coding conventions for the Python code comprising the standard library in the main Python distribution. Please see the companion informational PEP describing style guidelines for the C code in the C implementation of Python[1]. This document was adapted from Guido’s original Python Style Guide essay[2], with some additions from Barry’s style… Read Article →

A Review THE ROLE OF THE FINANCIAL Accounting Standards Board (FASB) was briefly described in the introduction. This is a research organization, made up primarily of accountants. The FASB, along with the entire accounting profession, has, over time, developed a series of rules called generally accepted accounting Principles (GAAP). In addition, the FASB publishes what… Read Article →

What is love Baby don’t hurt me Don’t hurt me No more Baby don’t hurt me Don’t hurt me No more What is love Yeah Oh I don’t know Why you’re not fair I give you my love But you don’t care So what is right And what is wrong Gimme a sign [Chorus: 2x]… Read Article →

You must be wondering what I’m talking about with such a title like that but as you will read on here, I’ll be able to hopefully make this claim quite convincing. First of all, when I talk about Chinese food, I’m not referring to the chop suey or chicken balls with fried rice that you… Read Article →

George Denis Patrick Carlin was born May 12, 1937, in the Bronx, New York. Carlin and his younger brother, Pat, were primarily raised by their mother in Manhattan’s Morningside Heights section. Mary Carlin, a devout Irish Catholic, worked as a secretary to support her children. She had left Carlin’s father Patrick, a national advertising manager… Read Article →

HOLLY ARRIVED AT HOGAN’S PUB feeling a lot fresher than the day before, but her reactions were still a little slower than usual. Her hangovers seemed to be gradually getting worse as she got older, and yesterday took the gold medal for the hangover of all hangovers. She had gone for a long walk along… Read Article →

What’ll We Do with Ragland Park? In his demesne near the logging town of John Day, Oregon, Sebastian Hada thoughtfully ate a grape as he watched the TV screen. The grapes, flown to Oregon by illegal jet transport, came from one of his farms in the Sonoma Valley of California. He spat the seeds into… Read Article →

Lomography began with a fateful encounter in the early 1990s… …when two students in Vienna, Austria, stumbled upon the Lomo Kompakt Automat – a small, enigmatic Russian camera. Mindlessly taking the shot from the hip, and sometimes looking through the viewfinder, they were astounded with the mindblowing photos that it produced – the colours were… Read Article →

The Simplest Forex Trading Strategy in the World If someone asked me to describe my trading strategy in as few words as possible, it would be this; horizontal levels and price action. Indeed, trading price action setups from horizontal levels is the “core” component of my trading theory and strategy, and if you were to… Read Article →

The cataclysmic extinctions that scoured Earth 200 million years ago might have been easier to trigger than expected, with potentially troubling contemporary implications. Rather than 600,000 years of volcanic activity choking Earth’s atmosphere with carbon dioxide, just a few thousand years apparently sufficed to raise ocean temperatures so that potent greenhouse gases trapped in seafloor… Read Article →

If you had to select one tool for 2010 that would give you an edge over 99 percent of your competitors, what would that be? When I wrote “Waging War on Real Estate’s Discounters,” the main goal of the book was to help agents craft a “unique selling proposition” (USP) that distinguishes their services from… Read Article →

GLOSSARY Auction – an event or place where things are sold to the person who is willing to Pay the most for them * A lot of fine art is sold at auctions because it would be difficult to put a price tag On the pieces. Auctioneer – a person whose job is to lead… Read Article →

Right. OK, well, before we start, I’d just like to say I’m very pleased with how successful our stand was at the trade fair on Friday. The stand looked pretty good – and, Jane, you did very well to get such a good location. It made such a difference. Yeah, I think it did. Well… Read Article →

Once upon a time… a fox made friends with a stork and decided to invite her to lunch. While he was wondering what to serve for meal, he thought he’d play a trick on the bird. So he prepared a tasty soup and poured it into two flat plates. ‘Help yourself. Mrs. Stork! I’m sure… Read Article →

The fox made friends with the crane. The fox once had a notion to treat the crane to dinner and went to invite him to her house. “Come godfather! Come dear! How I’ll entertain you!” The crain went to the dinner party. The fox had cooked farina cereal and spread it over a plate. She… Read Article →

Chapter Two Part 1 “What the hell is this?” I blurted. Marcy and Dominic jumped apart. Her face was flushed but went white the moment she saw Me. Dominic, however, had to hide his puerile smirk by turning away for a moment. Of all the people in All the world she could have chosen to… Read Article →

The Council House in Maislova Street 25 is one of the few preserved construction landmarks in former Jewish Town. Fortunately this building was not affected by urban renewal statute for Capital City of Czech Kingdom, Prague, which was signed by Franc Joseph I. in Vienna on 11th February 1893. The Council House building and even… Read Article →

1.1 PURPOSE AND SCOPE The purpose of this document is to define the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Reference Model for an Open Archival Information System (OAIS). An OAIS is an archive, consisting of an organization of people and systems, that has accepted the responsibility to preserve information and make it available for a Designated… Read Article →

Jesus Teaches Nicodemus 1 Now there was a Pharisee, a man named Nicodemus who was a member of the Jewish ruling council. 2 He came to Jesus at night and said, “Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher who has come from God. For no one could perform the signs you are doing if… Read Article →

CHAPTER II I resisted all the way: a new thing for me, and a circumstance which greatly strengthened the bad opinion Bessie and Miss Abbot were disposed to entertain of me. The fact is, I was a trifle beside myself; or rather out of myself, as the French would say: I was conscious that a… Read Article →

IBM Builds Biggest Data Drive Ever The system could enable detailed simulations of real-world phenomena – or store 24 billion MP3s. August 25, 2011, By Tom Simonite A data repository almost 10 times bigger than any made before is being built by researchers at IBM’s Almaden, California, research lab. The 120 petabyte “drive” – that’s… Read Article →

1 I might never have heard of Cynthia’s death, had I not Run, that night, into D., whom I had also lost track of for the Last four years or so; and I might never have run into D. had I Not got involved in a series of trivial investigations. The day, a compunctious Sunday… Read Article →

No discussion of music representation would be complete without mention of XML and the XML sub-languages devoted to music, most specifically MusicXML and MEI. Other extant systems are MPEG4 Structured Audio, which allows structured representation of audio signals, and MPEG7 Notation. My position is that XML-based languages are inappropriate for the generalized markup of musical… Read Article →

The Devil Take August. In Brazil, It’s Just Too Scary. There is nothing like a Friday the 13th to unnerve people in countries all around the world. But among Brazilians, the entire month of August inspires dread – and for those who believe that superstition, the auguries this year may be especially unfavorable. Nearly every… Read Article →

In the United Kingdom it has been reported that 15% of dogs and 4% of cats-or 19% of U. K. pets-have pet health insurance. Yet, in the United States we are just approaching 2% of all pets being insured, which leads to the question: Do the British love their pets more than we do? I… Read Article →

A man had three sons and he loved them all very much. He had no money, but the house in which he lived was a good one. “To which of my three boys shall I leave my house?” thought the old man. “They are all good sons to me and I want to be good… Read Article →

Norman Gortsby was sitting on a bench hidden behind the bushes in Hyde Park. It was a warm May evening. The sun had already set and it was rather dark, but he could still make out the faces of the people who were walking past him and hear the sound of their voices. He was… Read Article →

Ali Krieger – Sink or Swim Oct 26 2011 Intro If for some reason, you suddenly found yourself alone in the middle of the ocean, you would have only two options: sink or swim. You could give up or try to survive. The choice would be yours. In English, we say someone will “sink or… Read Article →

Getting an MBA is one thing. Getting employers to take it seriously is another. MBAs have not traditionally commanded the same respect in the UK as in the US, but an increasing number of UK employers are now taking them very seriously indeed. None more so than top management consulting firm McKinsey. Of its 260… Read Article →

Stephen King Dolan’s Cadillac Revenge is a dish best eaten cold Spanish proverb I waited and watched for seven years. I saw him come and go – Dolan. I watched him stroll into fancy restaurants dressed in a tuxedo, always with a different woman on his arm, always with his pair of bodyguards bookending him…. Read Article →

In computing, hardware virtualization is a virtualization of computers or operating systems. It hides the physical characteristics of a computing platform from users, instead showing another abstract computing platform. The software that controls the virtualization used to be called a “control program” at its origins, but nowadays the terms hypervisor or virtual machine monitor are… Read Article →

2 of 339 Chapter I IN WHICH PHILEAS FOGG AND PASSEPARTOUT ACCEPT EACH OTHER, THE ONE AS MASTER, THE OTHER AS MAN Mr. Phileas Fogg lived, in 1872, at No. 7, Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, the house in which Sheridan died in 1814. He was one of the most noticeable members of the Reform Club,… Read Article →

Susie could not get out of her mind the smile on Haddo’s face that followed the first passionate look of deadly hatred. Her fantasy suggested various dark means by which Oliver Haddo might take revenge on his enemy, and she tried to warn Arthur. But he only laughed. “What on earth do you suppose he… Read Article →

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