Category: Technology

09/21/2012 / Technology

First impressions coming soon! For now, enjoy these two comparison shots of the iPhone 4 and iPhone 5. AT&T LTE: faster than my home Comcast internet connection (over wifi) – apparently… ??

09/12/2012 / Technology

There was a lot of marketing talk and hype for the iPhone 5’s debut today. Here are the things that I actually am excited to use (If I decide to stick w/ Apple): Slightly larger screen I like the size of the current phone (and screen) – it fits perfectly…

08/09/2012 / Technology

George Orwell said, “‘he that is not with me is against me“. Hilary Clinton (after 9/11) said, “Every nation has to either be with us, or against us“. Matthew 12:30 says “Whoever is not with me is against me, and whoever does not gather with me scatters.” George W. Bush said, “Either…

08/09/2012 / Essays

I originally was peeved with the way people were asking for IT help. It’s not the fact that they needed help (that’s what I’m here for and I’m glad to do it) – but it’s that they expect instant results without ANY effort or thought – which makes the task…

05/11/2012 / Personal

RE: Loss of Comcast television and High-Speed Internet service beginning Wednesday, May 9th around 3PM. Email sent to : we_can_help@comcast.com and William_Gerth@comcast.com (information via @comcastcares Twitter account/profile) *Note: I never received any messages back from either of those addresses. Unless they just escalate cases to someone higher up.. What’s the…

01/16/2012 / Technology

Brief background: Website was slow – to the point that it was unresponsive at times and would time out. I contacted GoDaddy support and provided them with details and screen shots. They responded with a generic copy-and-paste article about running a TraceRoute from my machine to their server – which…

09/28/2011 / Technology

Do you have a large music collection that you want access to anywhere – in your car, at work, on vacation, etc.? Subsonic is a free media (audio or video) streaming software for Mac, PC, or Linux that allows you to listen to your music collection anywhere in the world…

09/14/2011 / Technology

I don’t have a spare 64bit machine to dedicate to this preview, so the obvious thought was to just create a virtual machine. Well, apparently the only version of VMWare Workstation that is compatible is V.8 which was just released today. Same result in VMWare Player 2.5.x. Supposedly, Windows 8…

05/03/2011 / Technology

I’m a nerd & I love building this stuff.

10/15/2010 / Personal

Just like the topic says. I used my phone to send a text message, locked it, unlocked it an hour hour later, and all my apps were gone. The folders I created are still there. I rebooted – did not fix. Coincidentally, the other day, my phone rebooted on it’s…