• The I.T. Crowd

    by  • 2006/02/09 • 2 Comments

    I found this funny british comedy thanks to boingboing It is called the I.T. crowd. There are only 3 episodes out right now but there are 6 total (i think). IM or email me if you want a link because I don’t think it is legal to post that kind of stuff. If you...

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    2 downloads for today

    by  • 2006/02/08 • 0 Comments

    I found two downloads that are really kinda fun. SDesk can imulate multiple desktops (sorta like virtual desktop but all in one desktop). It took a bit to set up but once it was going a simple shortcut key scrolls throgh 6 different “regions” of my desktop.  There are a couple things I don’t...

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    Making xp home -> pro

    by  • 2006/02/08 • 2 Comments

    This is more for me than anyone else (well I guess this whole site is). But this is a cool walkthrough to make a oem version of xp home be xp pro, sorta. The site is here. I am going to put all the steps here also in case the guy takes his site...

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    Mythtv PVR project

    by  • 2006/02/08 • 0 Comments

    MythTV .19 should be out in a couple of weeks. I am excited because it may mean updated kernal which may mean my capture card will work within mythtv. I am reading their new wiki right now and I like the stuff they are talking about adding. I either need to learn how to...

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    xbox

    by  • 2006/02/08 • 0 Comments

    I copied this from my old blog because I did not want to lose the stuff I wrote there. I did work on my xbox but I need to buy a new power supply. I will be doing that hopefully in the next week or so. “Well I brought home all of the stuff...

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    Project list

    by  • 2006/02/08 • 0 Comments

    Projects: since this will be a blog of projects I will start with a list of projects I would like to do. Short term: set up 510 with video card (low rise), sound card, and larger hard drive. Get Mythtv working on this box to use as video recorder. Cost could be anywhere from...

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    Mac Mediacentral

    by  • 2006/02/01

    Thought this looked really neat. I will probably try this on my mac in my bedroom when I get around to it. Equinux Check it out and let me know what you think. Comments were disabled because I was sick of the spam comments.

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    My tv is famous

    by  • 2006/01/31 • 0 Comments

    So I got all excited. I read HDBeat on a daily basis and I had submitted old pictures of my TV to their flickr pool. Today I found that my tv was on their home page (along with 3 others). I was very excited just because I never thought that would happen. It was...

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    Why reboot

    by  • 2006/01/31 • 0 Comments

    I can’t say it any better than the review I read of it. “One of my biggest pet peeves is software that insists on you rebooting your computer after you’ve installed it. As a guy who writes about software, if I rebooted for every installer that insists I do I’d spend more time looking...

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