Ana and I have taken this week off, something we've wanted to do in the past but never gotten around to. Well, so far it has been move-move-move. Yesterday it was going to several stores to cash in some of our gift certificates, followed by an evening dinner with our highschool physics teacher Mrs. Langford … Continue reading Busy Day(s)
I now have a new mouse and keyboard, and they are awesome! The keyboard is the Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000 and it's definitely the most comfortable keyboard I've ever used. It's unique for several reasons: the comfortable curve in addition to the "natural" style of keyboard; great key action; comfortable, padded wrist wrest built-in; … Continue reading Mouse and Keyboard
Merry Christmas everyone! Ana and I hope that you all have a great holiday season, and may your travels be safe.
My parents recently gave me their Tivo since they were switching to Insight's DVR. I'm already using Insight's as well (dual HD tuner) so I don't need the Tivo for its recording capabilities. Instead, I have installed Galleon and now have mp3s, among other things, in my family room. The introduction of yet another device … Continue reading TiVo
A couple days ago, in an effort to clean out some of the comment spam my blog has been experiencing I deleted quite a few comments and accidently took a few legitamate ones with them. Sorry Scott, I know at least one of yours was accidently wiped out.
Following David's lead, Happy Holidays everyone. We have also been able to get our house decorated.
The tape drive I purchased back in 2001 finally came in handy today. I was able to restore my important data (code, documents, etc) from 10 days ago (would have been more recent if I had seen the drive acting flaky a week earlier) and photos from a bit further back. Luckily I have many … Continue reading Hard drive update