The Macs have landed


I’m checking my Fed Ex tracking numbers, and I see that both Macs have arrived today.  Heh, would have been a good day to call in sick.  I’ll post all about them after I get home, get them unpacked, and get them up and running…

Breakin’ the law

I doubt that I will ever understand why large corporations are allowed to break the law, ostensibly in the interest of the public good but actually in the pursuit of greater profits, whereas the rest of us are expected to adhere to the strictest letter of the law.  It is especially troublesome when the “exception” is… Read more

A good weekend


We went to Vasa Park Resort on Lake Sammamish for my company picnic on Sunday.  Nice weather, around 80 but with some clouds to break up the sun.  Good food, nice playground, but most importantly, great water and swim area.  The kids had lots of fun; I’ll post pictures shortly. My new Mac Pro is on the way, and should arrive… Read more

Switching sides


Yes, after 14 years of PC ownership, in the process of shopping for a new machine, I have been persuaded that Apple is the way to go. Just a few years ago, I might have snickered at the idea – Apple was a down-on-its-luck company that was teetering on the brink of bankruptcy, who sported innovative but severely… Read more