Ouch!

In my efforts to be in better shape, I committed to walking more, and not just “walking,” but power-walking, walking quickly to burn some calories. Once I can do that without having to dial 911, I’ll start riding my bike–which is currently in storage because of the move. I discovered a really cool little iPhone app: Runmeter. It updates my… Continue reading

Now a Citizen of the iCloud

Well, I avoided the iCloud and upgrading to Lion and iOS5 before the move. I’m getting old: I could only deal with so much change at a time and feared if something went wrong with the upgrade process I could be out a phone and/or computer, which would never do. Today I bit the bullet and have been migrating everything… Continue reading

Awesomely Helpful

I know little of nothing about network setup and configuration:  NAT, DHCP, Bridge, DNS, Proxies, Subnet Masks, etc.  What little I do know is from my own exploration and experimentation. The home network was becoming a huge pain in the rear.  It was divided up into 3 wireless networks and 1 wired network.  The connectivity issues with the AppleTV were… Continue reading

The Week in Review

Lots of interesting odds and ends this week; so, I thought I’d share… I Said I Never Would!  I always said I would never join Facebook, and, well, I did.  I always insisted I would never get a tattoo, and, well, when in LA …  So, what do you think? * [polldaddy poll=5239476] Sarah Palin’s Movie Opens in limited distribution… Continue reading

Wow! Imagination & Tiny Technology

The fact that this can be done, in total, from storyboard (if they had chosen to) all the way to upload to YouTube, on a $299 device, the iPhone 4, that also happens to make phone calls, is astounding. When Apple makes this all possible on an iPhone Touch and the iPad, they will rock the education market! Be sure… Continue reading

I Want One of These…

I guess I’m still a kid at heart! I’m not sure the Parrot AR.Drone is for real if for no other reason: the WiFi signal strength is a huge limitation. The signal just doesn’t go as far as this video gives the impression it goes. And WiFi signals are not that portable. You can’t just create a network in an… Continue reading