# Category Archives: Pages that Need Work

## Useful Software

This post is in progress. More information is being added. Audio Editors   Audacity Website: https://www.audacityteam.org/ Platforms: Windows Free. Open Source. MediaHuman Audio Converter Website: Platforms: mp3DirectCut Website: http://mpesch3.de1.cc/mp3dc.html Platforms:   Mp3tag Website: https://www.mp3tag.de/en/index.html Platforms: OS X, Windows   Browsers   Chrome Website: Platforms: Privacy Badger for Chrome Firefox Website: Platforms: Privacy Badger for Firefox… Read More »

## Emulating the Linux tail Command Using Windows PowerShell

This post is still in progress. If you’ve ever developed software on a Linux system, you’ve no doubt used the tail command to print out lines as they are added to the end of a log file. The tail command is used something like this: \$ tail -f /var/log/mylogfile.log You can accomplish the same task… Read More »

## Telephone Exchange Names

This article is still being worked on, but I wanted to share it before it was completed. If you want to be notified when it is updated leave a comment below. When I was a child I lived in San Bernardino, California from 1966 to 1969. I can still remember my home telephone number: TUrner… Read More »

## Open Sans v1.10

Published May 24, 2016 Contents Cmap Table Name Table Sometimes when I work on photos, web pages, graphic designs, and so on I need to know what characters are available to me in a given font. A list of characters is embedded in the font in the cmap table. The cmap table maps the character… Read More »

## Unicode Character Code Charts

The Unicode Character Code Charts post has been moved to a section on the Typography page. You can find it here.

## Unicode Character Code Chart: C0 Controls and Basic Latin (0000–007F)

This post has been moved to its own page in the Typography pages.

## Unicode Character Code Chart: Deseret (10400–1044F)

NOTE For some reason WordPress is stripping out the Deseret characters. If you would like to be notified when we find a solution to this problem, send us an email. Contents Unicode Character Code Chart About the Deseret Script Romanization References The Deseret alphabet (10400–1044F) was added to the Unicode 3.1 Standard in March 2001.… Read More »

## Unicode Character Code Chart: Letterlike Symbols (2100–214F)

The current Unicode standard is Unicode 8.0. Letterlike Symbols Unicode range: 2100–214F Letterlike Symbols Some of the letterlike symbols are intended to complete the set of mathematical alphanumeric symbols starting at 1D400. Glyph Dec Hex Unicode Name ℀ 8448 2100 ACCOUNT OF ≈ 0061 a 002F / 0063 c ℁ 8449 2101 ADDRESSED TO THE… Read More »

## Which Weighs More? A Pound of Feathers or a Pound of Gold?

I was playing Quelf with the kids. I received the question, “Which weighs more? A pound of feathers or a pound of gold?” Quelf’s answer was, “Neither. They both weigh a pound.” Wrong answer, Quelf! The feathers weigh more. Gold and other precious metals are weighed in troy pounds. A troy pound is 12 troy… Read More »