Category Archives: Personal

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When Is Procrastinating Kismet?

It is always fun to find new art that you can enjoy. I love Edvard Munch.  I once travelled to Vienna primarily to see The Scream painting that was part of a large Munch exhibit they had at a newly renovated art museum there.  As

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Visual Web Developer Express Locks Up All the Time

I wanted to try Microsoft’s Visual Web Developer Express.  Frankly, I think that Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 might be a little bit like using a sledgehammer to kill a fly based for many of my daily website development tasks.  Sure, if I’m building a new site

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A New HP Laptop, for the Keyboard

I need a new laptop.  No, really.  This isn’t one of those guy things where I say I need a new laptop and that means that I want a new laptop.  My hard drive is failing.  I get those semi-random blue screens when I boot

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New Year’s Resolution 2009

It is a few days after New Year’s Day, but I think I’m close enough for it to count.  My resolution this year is different than previous years, and reflects my evolving thought process regarding improving my self, my life, and my world.  So this

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Windows Live Writer – Ignore All Only?

I love Windows Live Writer.  Ok, that’s a bit too strong.  Let me put it this way.  Windows Live Writer is the best way to write blog posts for the high volume writer that there is as of right now. That being said, what is

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Firefox Plug-In Wanted

I hereby request the development of, or a pointer to a Firefox plug-in that prevents the focus (active window or tab) from being taken away from the page or tab that I am currently on, with no exceptions. I can’t count how many times I’ve