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If I received a penny for every piece of spam I received, I would earn more than $1200/month.

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On Dr. Henry "Indiana" Jones, Jr.'s bid for tenure. All you academic types will appreciate this. :-)

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Version 0.9 of PokerNotes is now available for download. Woohoo!

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Answering my own earlier question about oxygen and sugar:

It turns out that there is it possible, under standard temperature and pressure (STP), to measure the chemical potential of a molecule in units of kilogibbs (kilojoules per mole). There's even a small online database with the chemical potentials of several hundred common chemicals. A positive chemical potential means the molecule is unstable (at STP).

From the database and relevant to my question:
C6H12O6 (glucose in blood): -915.59
O2 (in tissue): -9.02
H2O (gaseous; strangely listed under OH2): -228.59
CO2 (in vein): -401.40

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This is a question for you biology and chemistry people out there:

If I remember high school biochemistry correctly, cost of the energy our body uses is obtained by reacting sugars with oxygen (low-carb diets notwithstanding). In that reaction, what fraction of the released energy is stored as potential energy in the sugar, as opposed to in the oxygen? (If such a question even makes sense)

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Here's a link to a page with some screenshots of Poker Notes.

I'm open to feature suggestions.

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After months of hard work (mostly pulling my hair out trying to fathom Microsoft idiosyncrasies), the first beta of Poker Notes is now ready. It's designed to help online poker players keep track of tricky hands so they can review them later. As you play, it notices recently played hands and displays them one-line-each, almost like an email program. You can click on a hand to view an easy-to-read history of the play during the hand. It also provides a textbox so you can take notes on the hand and record anything that you find tricky. Later, you can have it show only the hands with notes, so you can quickly find the troublesome hands.

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