Tynan http://tynan.com Life Outside the Box en-us Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:26:43 +0000 http://sett.com Sett RSS Generator betting strategy that works http://tynan.com/community/821720 123456789.10.11.12.13.14.15.16.17.18.19----19 losing bets in a row can happen. Pretty unusual, but it has happened to me. Loss only $145. Playing Blackjack, roulette, Baccarat, any even money game, I can recover from this loss. Starting bankroll must be 1000 times minimum bet. You can try my system on 10 cent games where you only need a starting balance of $100. I f you need more details of my method email me at clicktocontact me@gmail.com

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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:36:14 +0000 http://tynan.com/community/821720
SETT Bugs! http://tynan.com/community/sett-bugs Hey guys, if you find a bug in SETT, reply to this with the info. You can embed screenshots if necessary or paste error messages. If you've experienced a bug that someone else has already reported, you can vote it up so that we know it's more important.

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Fri, 06 Apr 2012 19:08:38 +0000 http://tynan.com/community/sett-bugs
Rialta: Apple laptop charger hack! http://tynan.com/community/473660 Hi guys,

Been a while! Hope everyone's well!

I discovered a little Rialta hack for my Apple laptop that I wanted to share.

I'm lazy and haven't re-wired the stock wiring to the 12V outlet, under the desk. Because of the lightweight stock wiring, I was always encountering a problem where, whenever my Apple laptop was both turned on and charging the battery (i.e. < 100% battery), it would cause the fuse on that circuit to pop. (Of note, I could charge the battery, but only if the laptop was off.)

This also created a nasty scenario where, if my laptop battery wasn't full, I couldn't use my laptop in the Rialta (since my laptop would immediately start to charge the battery if I plugged it in, and turned it on... gah).

So, I thought about it and hunted down this hack:
http://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/87924/how-to-disable-battery-charging

TL;DR - If you put a piece of tape over the middle pin of your Magsafe charger, it will prevent the charger from charging the battery, but the charger will still be used to power the laptop.

In my situation with the stock wiring, this allows me to use my laptop whenever it's not fully charged and let's me not drain my coach batteries, just to charge my laptop.

Hope that helps someone! Cheers!

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 06:08:27 +0000 http://tynan.com/community/473660
New line of new era caps come with heat-management features! http://tynan.com/community/811023 Summary:

New Era hats now come with temperature regulating facilities to reduce the sweat and help wearers feel comfortable. By collaborating with Outlast Technologies new era has come up with this new range of innovative headgears.

The iconic lifestyle brand New Era has partnered with Outlast Technologies, a ruling name in heat management and have already come up with come up with hats with develop temperature-regulating features. New Era has always been a favourite brand of millions of players, sports lovers, fashion aficionados and this revolutionary move have certainly added yet another father in new era’s cap. These new and innovative caps are already tried out by players during the Ryder Cup that took place in Gleneagles, Scotland from Sept 26 to 28.

The heat-management technology that is introduced by Outlast works inside the interior panel against the forehead. These new technology-enabled new era hats can store, absorb and discharge additional heat diminish the level of overheating and reduce perspiration. What essentially this technology does is reacting to the skin temperature of the wearers relentlessly to help alleviate sweating. This technology does differ from reactive solutions and it has proved to be much improved than wicking. Wicking is based on reactive principles that provide wearers with benefits after making them sweat and feel uncomfortable. The representatives at Outlast expressed deep gratitude to have collaborated with New Era and ensured that their technology will definitely help players feel more comfortable.

There are six different silhouettes of New Era caps presently available for players to choose from. Players can select from four varied styles when it comes to Outlast technology enabled headwear. New Era’s celebrated 59FIFTY and 59FIFTY that comes with low crown offer temperature management features to wearers. Depending on weather conditions and personal tastes one can also go for an adjustable 9FORTY and stretch fit 39THIRTY. Even though new era caps armed with this ground-breaking technology are not available at retail stores now these two collaborating brands are planning to introduce a new line of heat-management to the market in coming days.

New Era has been proving its mettle in the industry of headwear for almost a century now. The celebrated brand has lifted the quality and the very notion of headwear to a whole new level. With the recent tie-up with Outlast Technologies the brand is all set to reaffirm its dominance in the world of performance products by adding a new line of quality and functional headwear.

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:38:46 +0000 http://tynan.com/community/811023
Switching between QWERTY and DVORAK http://tynan.com/community/480068 After reading Tynan's post on it at the beginning of 2012, I switched over to DVORAK, and its worked out great. I'm pretty sure I type faster now, and I find it easier when writing code. The thing that messes me up lately is when I have to use other computers, like showing a family member something or at work. I sort of retained QWERTY in that when I look down at the keys, I can type at somewhat normal speed, but when I look away I lose it. It doesn't work too well though, and I end up with a lot of errors I'm not aware of cause I'm looking down. Also, I find that the more I try to reacquaint myself with QWERTY, it begins to mess up DVORAK. Any suggestions on retaining both without screwing up one or the other? Thanks

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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:46:46 +0000 http://tynan.com/community/480068
Wool Jeans http://tynan.com/community/775133 Any good finds/new products for wool jeans? I check periodically and recently found these (http://www.howies.us.com/woolim-wool-jeans-indigo.html) but they're a blend and only 40% wool. Are the Versace jeans a blend as well or are they 100% wool?

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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:59:04 +0000 http://tynan.com/community/775133
Finished Russian http://tynan.com/community/finished-russian Yesterday I finished the last Russian tape in my quest to learn every language. I've now completed three months of German, one of Arabic, and three of Russian. I accidentally missed one day due to food poisoning, but not counting that I've stuck with this now for 210 days in a row. My plan is to continue for approximately 870 more days, at which time I will have 27 languages down. Currently I have eight, which are English, Mandarin, Japanese, Spanish, Romanian, German, Arabic, and now Russian.

Russian was by far the hardest language I've ever tried to learn. I don't think it's even close. I feel about half as prepared in Russian as I felt with German, which was the same length of time. If I went to Germany, even having done the tapes four months ago, I think I could get along decently. If I was in Russia tomorrow, I think I'd have a pretty rough time.

I also didn't really like Russian very much. It felt cumbersome in the same way Latin does, requiring so much agreement between various parts of speech. I never felt like I got a great handle on all of the distinct sounds that words are made up of.

People have questioned the utility of trying to learn all of the languages as I'm doing now. Frankly, I question it, too, sometimes. I know that I won't remember it all. My Arabic has withered to the barest of understanding. I have trouble remembering some simple words in Romanian.

I'm mainly learning all of these languages just to see what will happen. Will significant exposure to 27 languages strengthen universal lingual pathways in my brain? Will knowledge of these languages hide in the recesses of my brain, ready to be activated as soon as I go to their countries and refresh my memory?

These are the things I hope for, but I also acknowledge that it's possible nothing will come of it. Maybe I'll remember as much Arabic as I now remember of high school Chemistry. Even if that's the case, sticking to something hard for such a long time is certainly building my willpower. Most people who think this is a waste of time watch far more than half an hour a day of TV, and this can't possibly be as great a waste of time as that.

So the experiment continues happily. I did my first Thai tape today. On deck after that are Italian, Hungarian, Dutch, and French.

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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 04:53:54 +0000 http://tynan.com/community/finished-russian
SETT as the new Social Network? (Social Blogging?) http://tynan.com/community/752279 There has been so much press about Ello, the new entrant into the social media arena. Yet as my friends ran over and created accounts, I knew that it wasn't the answer. I think SETT has far more potential between the comment voting and community posts. Any folks out there with great stories I can use to help sell my friends on SETT instead of Ello?

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 00:39:07 +0000 http://tynan.com/community/752279
What do Rialta's go for these days? http://tynan.com/community/444368 This seems kind of hard to nail down to get to a fair price for a used Rialta. Are these in the Bluebook? I tried finding comparable sales on RV websites or ebay completed/sold listings, but it's kind of hit or miss depending on milage, model, and year. I'm in the market and just wanted to make sure I'm not way overpaying. I've seen the 2000's and up models around 20k-35k with mostly the 2004 or 2005's fetching that upperward value...

Does anyone know what kind of price range would a 2002 FD (fullbed or even the twin bed model) go for with ~30k miles?

Any insight is appreciated...Thanks!

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:22:32 +0000 http://tynan.com/community/444368
Inventions to kill Stink Bugs http://tynan.com/community/643556 I love hanging out on my deck in the evenings. Unfortunately, the last few years these Stink Bugs come by the millions in the Fall. They seem to get worse every year. They look like ancient predator flying creatures. The good thing is they don't bite or hurt humans. They do eat a lot of vegetation, and they are super annoying.

Oops. My first time loading an image, and it is sideways. Sorry.

Well, anyway, I bought this Stink Bug trap online just to try something out because spraying lots of chemicals is nasty and unhealthy. It is actually very entertaining to watch this thing at night time because the bugs cannot resist it. They are attracted to the bright light, and then go inside the holes and get stuck in a gooey glue.

I wish I had invented it. It seems like a super simple device, but somebody put a whole lot of thought into catching these stink bugs...and I'm a little happier since the bugs aren't clamoring at my door trying to get inside.

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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:18:33 +0000 http://tynan.com/community/643556