- About BikeNet -
About an original bicycling forum that I founded on America
Online but that is no more. By Tim Oey, January 2000.
- Basic Bicycle Maintenance (PDF) - A checklist/outline of the basic things
everyone should know about their bicycle, including how to fix
a flat. Fixing your own flat is easy and cheap and only takes
10 minutes (or 2-3 minutes with practice). By Tim Oey,
- A Bicycle Tour of Sunnyvale Parks (PDF) - Two short and easy bicycle
routes in Sunnyvale, California for parents with kids. By Tim
Signaling - How to use your voice when bicycling to help
yourself and other cyclists. By Tim Oey, 1988.
- Looking for
Electronic Publishing Formats... - An article written in
April 1993 about the current state of electronic documents. At
that time I was the forum leader for BikeNet on America Online.
The web and HTML had recently been invented but I did not learn
about them until the fall of 1993. The web and HTML really
didn't become well known until 1994 and 1995. I rediscovered
this article on the web in December 2000 while at Adobe on the
Acrobat team. I made some interesting comments in 1993 about
Acrobat (which I had just seen in 1993). Strange I should
stumble across this article again after starting to work on
Acrobat. I continue to be very aware of the permanence (and
fragility) of electronic documents. I currently (as of December
2000) believe that ASCII text, JPEG, HTML, and PDF will be
- The Life of a
Dream - A poem about my time at Apple. Sent to my friends
when I left Apple in 1997. By Tim Oey, 1997.
- Carl Murtagh
Epitaph - About a good high school friend of mine. By
Gerald Murtagh, August 1993, with a few additional words from
Tim Oey, November 2000.
- Zero Waste - Why and how to go Zero Waste. By Tim Oey, 2016.
Still to be written and/or published...
- Children - Kids, Computers and the Internet - The best approach to keeping them safe is to do it with them.
- Privacy - What Privacy? - What you should try to keep
private and what you should not.