Posts Categorized: Technology

Good guesser

I’m not a big fan of texting.

Not because of the terrors of texters and their lack of awareness. This isn’t a diatribe about distracted drivers or pedestrians.

Nope, I’m not a big fan of texting because I’m just not … Read the rest

Quality control

Size does matter.

I’m an Amazon convert. Although I have been doing mail order and online ordering for years without reservation, I tended to be dubious about Amazon, keeping more to the eBay’s of the world.

This may have had … Read the rest

Card to imagine

I don’t know if it’s a symptom or simply a coincidence.

For the first time in many, many years, I’ve been left with a shortage of viable Mother’s Day cards.

There are plenty of Mom’s day cards for Moms (and … Read the rest

I give up

Forget it. Finito. It’s over. No mas.

I’m done with the wave of the future. It came, I tried, I give up.

An ever-increasing wave of technology has invaded our lives. I’m a gadget man. I am. But one gadget … Read the rest

Toothless

Technology is amazing. It seems as if there’s an endless game of “top this!” going on. There are so many advancements and changes it’s hard for anyone to keep up.

During my meager shopping spree over the holidays (mostly clothes … Read the rest

Music drives me

Or, more accurately, music walks me, but that’s just not as sexy a title.

In this case, though, music writes me, as I welcome you to a cornucopia of musically influenced random ramblings.

Maestro, if you please…

You cannot be … Read the rest

Computer memory

I’m not one to wallow in nostalgia or sit around knocking on doors in my head for old memories.

But, occasionally, I do succumb to the siren call of past delights. Sometimes it’s the re-reading of an old book. Other … Read the rest

Bzzzz

Many times have I fallen in love with an electric razor only to have the breakup be one of pain and regret. Indeed, if I had as many divorces as I’ve had electric razors, I’d not even be able to … Read the rest

A mute point

I was certain nothing and no one in my household was going to be more glad that today marks the end of this horrific election. But I reckoned incorrectly, for I forgot about something.

The mute button on my TV … Read the rest

Good grief, what a mess

Seven years.

Seven years I’ve been manning this website and doing just fine as editor, writer, blogger, graphics designer, publisher, administrator and webmaster.

Until Tuesday.

After years of (mostly) trouble-free webmastering (look, ma, a new verb!) the website, I managed … Read the rest