27
April
2010

iPad after one week…Ten things you have to get

So here using my IPad as my primary device. Here are tips and notes: If you are using your MacBook for network sharing because you are on the road and there is only one network connection. Here is what you do. Connect your MacBook to a wired connection. You can’t share a wifi one. Then […]

24
April
2010

Vietnamese via lifehacker

Lifehacker points when out that the entire Foreign Service language pack is in the public domain. A great resource as there aren’t not much Vietnamese.

24
April
2010

iPad accessories and connectors

Man monoprice.com is an amazing site. Got their six foot cables for iPods. Works well and are just $5 vs $20 from apple. Also have a combo cable that has a audio out and power too so I can eliminate out cable. They have two foot hdmi cables for $6 vs. $20 at places like […]

21
April
2010

Uh oh got a Lumix DMC-GF1 but is a Canon around the corner

Thanks to Rennie, I got a Lumix DMC-GF!, but found out today, he deferred the purchase because he things Nikon and Canon will release a similar small frame camera and he just couldn’t cope with the lack of a real viewfinder. Hope I like what I got. It will be nice to have a 40mm […]

21
April
2010

Geek vs nerd

Thanks to a note from Bill. I finally understand the difference through a Venn diagram

20
April
2010

At last scribefire for Chrome

I;ve been using Chrome more and more and the only thing I really miss from Firefox is scribefire (the other things like adblock plus and lastpass are already here). The main thing is being able to copy snippets and insert. The alpha is nice, but I do miss the delete key. Doesn’t seem to work!

19
April
2010

Won a bet

Mrs-o.org. Michelle Obama was om the cover of Conde Nast traveller looking very good. They don’t disclose what clothes she is wearing. Well if yiu care there is a whole web site devoted to just that. Everything is on the internet! see mrs-o.org

19
April
2010

New iPhone is on the way

>Macrumors has a view for the next iPhone. Looks cool. Has a glass back and removable battery (at last!!!). Someone found it dropped in a bar in San Jose! And AT&T has cancelled vacations in June, so it looks like more toys, don’t buy an iPhone now if you can help it and wait it […]

19
April
2010

cables and cables

I bought some expensive $11 cables from Kensington for iphone charging because we were running out. What a dummy. I should have just gone to monoprice.com, they really have great prices and great cables. Here is what I got $4 iphone charging cables (vs. $20 from Apple) Mini Displayport to HDMI Adapter for $8 when […]

14
April
2010

Alaska Fishing

Josh had some good recommendations: Saltery Lodge as a good all inclusive. Catch silvers and do other things like river fishing to.

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