Tyler Nienhouse's Blog

Android 2.2 (Froyo) on the Droid!

After being announced at Google I/O, everyone has been waiting eagerly for it to come out for the Droid and a couple other devices. It looks like we are getting closer to this update as we have a 2.2 rom out in the wild (but requires a separate kernel that has the wifi driver) You can check out putting froyo on your … Read More

Graphics Collection

A collection of computer graphics that I have made. Flickr > Flakeparadigm > Graphics

TIMPA.org Web Design

I just finished up the timpa.org web site – http://timpa.org/

Film Dump

Direct scans of my negatives. The only photoshop work was inverting from negatives and adjusting curves and levels to make the picture visible. More coming up, Just used a whole roll and am going to post them too.

Gateway T-6345U and Ubuntu Lucid

Well We are now around to Ubutu Lucid Lynx (10.04) and it looks like nothing has changed support wise, so to get the backlight to adjust, just add: [bash]nomodeset acpi_backlight=vendor[/bash] to the “GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT” section, right after “quiet splash” and before the closing quotation mark. Now run [bash]sudo update-grub[/bash] and you will be good to go! Reboot and try out your … Read More

Still life

I have uploaded two still life photos from photography class.

A Desert Spring

I’ve uploaded several spring-time desert pictures to my Flickr! All the plants are blossoming after a wet winter! Go to Flakeparadigm’s Photostream

Rockets and Photo Assignments

I’ve uploaded an interesting combination of pictures from the SARA Desert Heat 2010, a 35mm film photo project, and the start of our animals photo project.

The Muttering City

Dedicated to you, Theodora. Quietly saying in an indistinct way An interpreter’s worst nightmare Spoken softly under ones breath Inaudibly stuttered phrases Ethay utteringmay itycay Strange sounds along the street Whispers echoing on buildings Floating up to the grey clouds above That make their own hushed tone Ethay utteringmay itycay Umbrellas mumbling to each other The quick gossip of shoes … Read More

Pinhole Pictures

  I just uploaded some pictures I took using a pinhole camera… ENJOY! 😀