Over the weekend my father was upgrading his 2G iPhone to the 3G model. I had himmed and hawwed about getting the iPhone or waiting for the Blackberry Bold. Screw it, I got the new 3G iPhone, the 8GB model. Now I'm basically loading up on the needed accessories, a case, extra sync/power cable, apps … Continue reading I drank the Kool-Aid
I got an email from my landlord yesterday saying that he lost my rent check, and would like me to cancel it and have my bank reissue a new check. For people who write checks this would be easy, just void the transaction in your checkbook and write another one. Problem is, I do all … Continue reading Customer service done right
Booting DOS on a Flash Card So I was trying to figure out how to upgrade my server at home without needing a floppy drive. I came upon this page, that while you need a Windows machine, works flawlessly. Beware of its hacky nature, it works. (tags: flash bios usb)
How to Sync Any Desktop Calendar with Google Calendar [Google Calendar] This looks very handy, allowing bi-directional syncing between fat-client calendars and the web based google calendar. (tags: google sync calendar)
I've given the blog another incarnation, this time on a real bonafide website, Webfaction. After reviewing a ton of other hosts, reading even more blog and forum entries, Webfaction had the best balance of cost, features, and location on the Internet (In ThePlanet datacenter in Dallas) that seemed to suit my needs. Here's to another … Continue reading Hello, World!