Archive for August, 2007

Toshiba Satellite 520 (A135-S4656)

Thursday, August 23rd, 2007

A family member is interested in getting a new computer (and I'm interested in them buying a new computer).  The current computer, a Dell Dimension,  is about 5-6 years old.  A friend is looking for a cheap laptop.  A neighbor is looking for computer deals.  This sound familiar?  Welcome the ...

Moth shot

Thursday, August 16th, 2007

I was in front of my house cleaning out the Magnum and took some pictures of moths that were flying around and playing with flowers.  Interesting stuff in a way.  I'm just sharing the pictures.. not terribly exciting or helpful to anyone, but they did interest me enough to use ...

Gmail through POP using Outlook

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007

Since I thought more about Vidor's question I decided that I would give a quick post about configuring Outlook for use with Gmail. 

Appointment at doctor’s office

Saturday, August 4th, 2007

Room spinning.  Dizzy.  Light headedness.  Headaches.  Welcome to my last Friday-Monday.  I would wake up in the morning and as soon as I opened my eyes, the room would be spinning around.  Since I wasn't sure why this was happening, so I did what any logical man would do and ...

Another Burn Notice

Thursday, August 2nd, 2007

Since I spend a majority of my days, weeks, and months on a computer, there are few opportunities allocated for watching TV.  I watch a few TV shows on a semi-regular basis (thanks to DirecTV's HR20, I record now and watch later).  One of the shows that I am now ...