Let the season begin, but not for another five days

Yes, yes, I know Christmas is coming. I even have two Christmas gifts already in hand. I will undoubtedly start posting Christmas/seasonal music videos as always, but not until December 1. I have my standards! I’m handicapped this year, too. My computer speakers have finally given up the ghost, or at least the one who …

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Fudge

Not the edible kind either, but the euphemism. There is no Network Interface Card available on this island. I have had to order one online, not to be delivered until next week Friday. Was it the ease of buying software and hardware from the Internet which drove all the Computerlands, Computer Houses, CompUSAs, Computer Citys …

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Argh! Network adapter fail!

It’s always exciting to have a hardware failure, isn’t it? I was working away on the HP desktop yesterday afternoon when suddenly my connection to the internet just died without even a whimper. Poof, gone. I futzed around with the cable modem and the router for a while with no success, and I kept getting …

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