Technology

64-Bit Printing From IE 9

November 12, 2011

Users of Internet Explorer 9 have encountered multiple problems printing from the application. There are some serious glitches that Microsoft attempts to explain away as merely the users’ mistaken decision to print from a 64-bit function with 32-bit software. This fails to explain the myriad problems users have encountered across the spectrum. Even if user-error […]

My Camera Gear

April 9, 2011

A couple of years ago I started taking my photography a little more seriously – I stepped up to a DSLR. I’m only just now figuring out how to use the darn thing, but it’s turned into a hobby of sorts and like most hobbies it can be dangerously expensive if you don’t watch yourself. […]

Mini Technology Review – Apple iPod touch 32GB

November 1, 2009
Apple iPod touch 32GB

I went on a technology bender this week and invested in a number of new gadgets and software. Here are some first impressions of my fifth purchase, the Apple iPod touch 32GB: Apple iPod touch 32GB A number of years ago I got my wife a new Palm Pilot m515 Color PDA, which she has […]

Mini Technology Review – Quicken Quickbooks Pro 2010

November 1, 2009
Intuit Quickbooks Pro 2010

I went on a technology bender this week and invested in a number of new gadgets and software. Here are some first impressions of my fourth purchase, Intuit’s Quickbooks Pro 2010: Quickbooks Pro 2010 I have been using Intuit’s Quickbooks Simple Start Free Edition to manage the accounting for my small business for about a […]

Mini Technology Review – Quicken Premier 2010

October 28, 2009
Intuit Quicken Premier 2010

I went on a technology bender this week and invested in a number of new gadgets and software. Here are some first impressions of my third purchase, Intuit’s Quicken Premier 2010: Quicken Premier 2010 I’ve been a Quicken user since 1993. I’ve certainly had my ups and downs with the application, sometimes deciding not to […]

Mini Technology Review – Microsoft Windows 7

October 25, 2009
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I went on a technology bender this week and invested in a number of new gadgets and software. Here are some first impressions of my second purchase, Microsoft Windows 7: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium I took advantage of buying Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Upgrade early on Amazon and they setup the shipping such […]

Mini Technology Review – HP MediaSmart EX495

October 24, 2009
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I went on a technology bender this week and invested in a number of new gadgets and software. Here are some first impressions of my first purchase, the HP MediaSmart EX495: HP MediaSmart EX495 The HP EX495 1.5TB Mediasmart Home Server is one stylish little server. I bought this to serve as our centralized home […]