BASIC on the Web... Back in the day (80's & 90's) every computer came with the BASIC programming language. Nothing like what we have today but I had fun with it. I just found this on the web so anyone with a nostalgia for BASIC can play with it again. So if you can't waste … Continue reading Quiet BASIC
Who Needs a Computer Science Degree When There’s Wikipedia? An extensive compilation of Computer Science links on Wikipedia.... As I realized I was randomizing myself and getting way off the original track, I decided to start assembling the links in one location for my own reference if not some other geek without the funds for … Continue reading Computer Science links on Wikipedia
Google Chromebook | Samsung Chromebook | Introducing the Chromebook | Has a non-reflective screen ! I like that !!
Black Friday Advice: 5 Reasons to NOT Buy an Apple iPad on Black Friday | Notebooks.com. Exactly, the new MacBook Air is a much nicer device ! It would be nice if they made the iPad just a bit smaller and lighter, that would be a big improvement ! So maybe in spring they will … Continue reading Black Friday Advice: 5 Reasons to NOT Buy an Apple iPad on Black Friday | Notebooks.com
Spirituality & Practice: Book Excerpt: Zen Computer, by Philip Toshio Sudo
I was looking at computers in Best Buy today and noticed some 15" laptops with numeric keys in a group on the right side of the keyboard; just like a regular keyboard for a desktop. Pretty cool; I think would work well for spreadsheet data entry. Perhaps I can talk my office manager into getting … Continue reading I was looking at computers in Best Buy t …
This morning I was about to leave to go to Church when LB called and asked me to go walking with her and the baby. So I did. We had a good walk, about 40 minutes from her neighborhood to downtown Mt. Airy and back. Aiden enjoyed it, he stayed awake a good while then … Continue reading sunday afternoon…..
I had a busy and productive day at work. The IT guy brought my Lenovo back too and so far it seems to be working well. I like that ! So now I have the NetBook and the Lenovo; excellent !
It was a right hectic day at work and I suspect more of the same over the next week or so. Tomorrow I’ll try to remember to put in for a day of leave next Friday so we can have a long weekend for a road trip. I would like to visit my parents; been … Continue reading tuesday evening…..
Switching to a Mac For Dummies by Arnold Reinhold My review rating: 4 of 5 stars I just started this today 'cause I am seriously considering a mac. This book provides reliable information in an easy to understand format. View all my reviews.
Here is an excellent illustration of what I consider to be a GLARING deficiency in an otherwise very fine piece of equipment.... This is a computer NOT a mirror ! I cannot stand the shiny screens that are standard with most laptops available today ! Other than the screen I'm sure this is a very … Continue reading a glaring deficiency….
I went to Best Buy today a bought one of those tiny computers, this is quite a nifty little device. I am out on the porch getting it alll set up but I shall have to come inside because it is getting dark...
I went to Comp USA at lunch time to look at the Laptops and stuff. Anyway, I walked by the big screen TV's and there was one with a video playing of people doing sex ! It wasn't the real explicit XXX type thing with close-up views of specific body parts in action, but I … Continue reading Glare !
I read this article, My Wife Hates Computers, in which the author lambastes the UN idea of $100 laptops for every child and likens computers & the internet with the Mark of the Beast. I wouldn't go that far, but he does make some good points. I'm sure the author doesn't intend that idea to … Continue reading mark of the beast…