My goal for this summer has been to earn my motorcycle endorsement. Today, I graduated from the basic rider’s course sponsored by ABATE. It was a great class and worth the $75. The instructors — Kim and Andy — were wonderful. The class lasted three days. We met Friday night to cover the riding book.… Continue reading ABATE course fun and very helpful
RedBox is trumpeting their new service of video game rentals. I assume they rent for $1 a night. – cost is difficult to find in their public relations materials. Will this be successful addition? At surface value, it would seem so. An average video game costs $49.95 or more these days. One could rent a… Continue reading Is Redbox new game rental service a value?
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This is probably the largest box I’ve ever received from Amazon. Note Ray peeking around the corner in the lower left. Here’s what was inside it (review to come later):
Here’s a new wrinkle: This email is intended to make you aware of the complaint number No 87710 filled with the International Chamber of Commerce by Hughes Trading LTD on 13.06.2011. The ICC is an arbitrary organization and this trough this message we make an appeal to your common sense trying to reach a common… Continue reading Spammers evolve
I was cleaning out my closet over the weekend and it struck me how many obsolete media formats I still have. I found: Floppy disks with software and graphics from the early 90s. ZIP disks with software and graphics from the late 90s miniDV tapes with documentary footage from 2006 Software CDs In the media room:… Continue reading Ode to old media