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Creative Arts Word Search Page listed in DMOZ

Posted on Apr 26, 2004 | Last Updated Nov 5, 2011

The word search creator page on the Creative Arts is now listed on DMOZ.

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word search generator, puzzle creator, dmoz

Autodesk Moving to Rental-Only for Software

How a company made for artists is pushing a policy that promotes more starving artists instead of thriving artists
Posted on Oct 13, 2014 | Last Updated Oct 13, 2014

Autodesk is now making plans to stop selling perpetual licenses and move all future business to a rental-only model.

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software, sales, consumer, license, perpetual, rental

Orangebox Breaks Some Custom Maps

Posted on Aug 24, 2010 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011

After Valve updated Counter-Strike Source to Orangebox, many custom maps have missing textures. Even worse, some maps now even crash CS. Here is what I did to fix de_tension.

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custom, map, crash, cs, hard fault

A Comparison of two major dynamic web platforms (LAMP vs. WISA)

Posted on May 11, 2003 | Last Updated Aug 13, 2013

Dynamic web sites are powered by web technologies. What do these technologies do and which is best?

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LAMP, WISA, PHP, ASP, dynamic, web programming, MySQL

Boycott Adobe

It's Time for Artists to Send a Message
Posted on Nov 5, 2013 | Last Updated Mar 31, 2015

Critical discussion on software companies fleecing artists and consumers.

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software, fleecing, boycott, rental, lease, buy

Cringe Photos

Posted on Jun 4, 2003 | Last Updated Nov 6, 2013

Photographs of Columbus rock band Cringe, including interviews, live concerts, promo shots and practice photos. This is the largest online collection of Cringe photos.

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How can I advertise on Shawn Olson Creative Arts?

Posted on Dec 8, 2005 | Last Updated Feb 13, 2012

You can advertise on this site via Google Ads or via icon links.

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advertising information

CSDE_CAMPSIDE - Counter-Strike Map

Posted on Jun 8, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 8, 2011

Custom Counter-Strike map by Shawn Olson. Small, fast map using hybrid objective of bomb and hostage

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custom, counter-strike, map, csde

August 12, 2007 Newsletter

Posted on Aug 11, 2007 | Last Updated Nov 11, 2011

August 12, 2007 Newsletter including a new Hidden Map and wildlife photos.

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August 12, 2007 Newsletter
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