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OK, just a few more words about my data backups. Last week I ordered a few Army Surplus, 30 Caliber Ammo Cans, they arrived today. What the heck are these for, you ask? Well I thought they could make a great way to transport and store the hard drives I'm going to be rotating off-site. So … Continue reading Ammo and… backups?
David has accumulated plenty of coats and jackets, the the point that it seems like they're everywhere. Last weekend I thought it would be fun to make something to hang them from. Well, since David enjoys hippos.... I started off drawing the little guy in PhotoShop Elements with my tablet... (wow, enough dust in there? … Continue reading Hippo Comes to Life
My 2.5 year-long haitus from being connected on-the-go is over. I finally took the plunge and switched from Sprint to AT&T and bought an iPhone (8GB). Sprint has provided great service over the past 5+ years, but their phone selection has been lacking. Sorry, Sprint, the HTC Touch Pro and/or Diamond just don't compare.
First, some background. Last week I received the final pieces of my backup strategy, a pair of 500 GB hard drives that I will be rotating periodically to some undisclosed location that isn't my house. Right now, my fileserver makes backups and sticks them on a mirrored RAID array. These drives are simply to hold … Continue reading Backups and my first foray into PowerShell
Today I had lunch at a restaurant I have never eaten at before - The Feed Store, in downtown Springfield. Was it good? Meh. The sandwhich I had wasn't anything that I couldn't make at home, I'll leave it at that. What did turn me off was their lack of adherance to what I'll call Restaurant … Continue reading The Feed Store
He's 11 months old today, kinda crazy. The rest can be seen in the gallery. Quick little story about the backdrop. I had grand plans of it looking a lot better/different than this. I started last night first dying the muslin solid yellow. Then I tied it into ball and dyed it tan, producing a … Continue reading 11 Months Old