Yearly Archives: 2008


This is going to be one of a few non-computer topics and hopefully the only political topic that I post on. I watched the Election coverage tonight, and watched President-elect Barack Obama’s victory speech with great anticipation. There will be different opinions on what the most poignant and powerful part […]

We have a new President….



For my Computer course at the University of Phoenix, we created our top 5 applications for the year.  Part of the requirements were that we had to justify them.  I’m presenting my list here, along with a request for other people’s lists.  As new applications are pointed out to me, […]

My list of Top Applications for 2008





You’ll probably notice the two sets of Code Amber Codes.  Hopefully when you see them, they’re white with orange and blue text.  If they have a yellow background, it means there is an Amber Alert in progress.  The top ticker is for the United States, and the bottom ticker is […]

CodeAmber codes added







My next series of topics will be about “Green Computing” or environmentally friendly computing. While most people are aware of the “Energy Star” rating system for their computers and other appliances, I’m going to delve into other aspects of the Green Computing concept.  I may also delve into some of […]

Environmentally friendly computing