At the Apple Store

We spent some time out at Easton Towne Center today so the wife could do a little shopping, and I just had to stop in the Apple Store. Yes, I had to go see an iPhone for myself. So I spent some time playing around with one of their demo units. Is it uber-cool? Yeah, I admit,…

One more workday

I just have to get through tomorrow, then we’re off for a long weekend in the West Virginia mountains. After all of the transitions we’ve both been dealing with at our offices, I’m really looking forward to having a few days away from it all. On the tech front, the fact that Angela’s new car…

Tiger Talk

If you saw Angela’s post from Friday night, then you probably figured out that we did get the upgrade to Tiger installed on her eMac, and you probably know how much fun she was having with Dashboard widgets. It was a pretty painless upgrade, and once she went to bed Friday night, I spent a…

What’s this?

A technology company engaging in anti-competitive behavior. The installation for their software makes sure that their peripheral will only operate with said software and disable it’s ability to communicate with the competitor’s software. Why that no good lousy, Bill.. What’s that? Oh it’s Apple. Nevermind…. Yes that was sarcasm, personally, I don’t use iTunes or…

Let the weekend begin

I did get the Red Hat 8.0 iso’s downlaoded (all 5 of them) and 4 of the 5 have been burnt to CD, so I should probably get an attempt at installing on the new machine in this weekend. Tentatively, this is scheduled for tomorrow night, after dinner at my parent’s house. The weekend has…

Surreal

There’s nothing that says “Be prepared for anything today!” better than driving to work in the quiet that comes from having a bunch of snow on the ground, passing two stopped cars, blocking two lanes of traffic, who obviously had just had an accident, although there was no noticeable damage to either car, so I…