Adventures in the Lone Star State

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Texas Longhorn?

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So, I received a new Gateway tablet PC yesterday and I have been installing the latest software (including Microsoft Vista—I have a MSDNAA copy). I have been burning ISOs and storing them in one of my DVD cases. Well, this particular case has you tear out perforated pieces that happen to look like the Texas […]

Apple Computer Update

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I was just reading this blog about Apple and I thought it may be interesting to comment on. It talks about some lawsuits currently plaguing Apple. Adrian Kingsley-Hughes wonders if a monopoly suit against Apple is a good thing. I would like to be able to use my iPod without having to use iTunes. An […]

Apple Computer

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Summary: Why I hate (and love) Apple Computer. I’m in the process of putting all my CDs into my iTunes library. Why you may ask? I actually have several of these CDs in my iTunes library, but since I reformatted my laptop a couple of weeks ago, I haven’t put them back on. My primary […]

Home Improvement – Part 2

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Well, my home improvement has come to a close. The table extensions were stained two times and the table top was stained three times because it needed a little extra TLC. Here’s a shot of the table as it was drying. Overall, I think the project was a success. Does the look perfect? No, but […]

New Blogger

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OK, I was trying to post last night (see Home Improvement post) and I was having all sorts of trouble. I recently *upgraded* to the new Blogger (out of beta). I figured that it wouldn’t be a big deal, right? Well, I was sorely mistaken. First, the Word add-in (used to post blogs from Microsoft […]

Home Improvement – Part 1

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So, it’s a late Tuesday night (or early Wednesday morning) and I can’t sleep. Maybe that’s what I get for going to the gym around 9:30 tonight. My mind’s running and I can’t turn it off. Today was an interesting day. I am currently in the middle of my first *major* home improvement project. OK, […]

Popular New Year Resolutions

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So, a friend of mine spoke about new year resolutions and got me thinking. I believe he used the list found on About.com: Spend more time with family & friends Fit in fitness Tame the bulge Quit smoking Enjoy life more Quit drinking Get out of debt Learn something new Help others Get organized Here […]