Category Archives: Off Topic

Occasionally I have something to share, gripe about, or just get off my chest that has nothing to do with HTPCs. You’ll find it here.

Time flies…

Seems like I had just made a post (I still think I did and it got lost, or something), but I noticed that it had been  10 days since something last graced my front page.  What can I say?  It’s summer and I’ve been busy.  I did get a couple new toys though…

My early Christmas present.

It wasn’t necessarily what I chose for Christmas, but we needed one and I couldn’t really think of anything techy that I wanted anyway.  So, as an early Christmas present, I got a new digital camera.  A FujiFilm FinePix HS30EXR.  I got it early because, well, we needed a good camera and what better time more »

A new toy on the way.

I’ve never been to accepting of handheld devices, but I guess since finally giving in to having a good smart phone (Samsung Galaxy S 4G, for a while now), I have cozied up to the notion of having a tablet.  I figure it gives me some freedom away from the desk, while allowing me to more »

Moving sucks.

Although I’m a little excited about starting all the crap I’ll have to do in the new house, moving still sucks.  I haven’t actually even started doing anything yet, but when I visualize a list of all the things that are needed to be done (that I don’t actually enjoy), I suddenly get the urge more »