Let The Truck Be A Truck

A few posts back I made reference to "tabletizing" the desktop/laptop OS. Since that post, Linux Mint has remained at the top position on Distrowatch, followed by Mageia, then Ubuntu. Distrowatch may not be the "be all end all" of distro ratings, but seems to be one of the best indicators of at least interest… Continue reading Let The Truck Be A Truck

RIP Steve Jobs 1955 – 2011

My New Nook

I hope the New Year is treating everyone well. As you can tell, I sort of took the Holidays off from blogging. For Christmas, my wife got me the Barnes & Noble Nook Wi-Fi, and I am enjoying it thoroughly.  I like e-ink as it is easier on the eyes than a backlit LCD display, especially… Continue reading My New Nook

Droid X: Some Things Are Worth Waiting For

I promised to post my thoughts on my new Droid X. One reason it's taken me so long to post is that the first unit I received was actually defective. It had a problem where the touchscreen had intermittent responsiveness, and I often would not be able to tap to do anything. Long story short,… Continue reading Droid X: Some Things Are Worth Waiting For

Droid X Is On Order…

I'll be sure to post my thoughts, comments, etc...

More iPad Thoughts (NOT A Review)

You can't help but to have read articles on the iPad since it's announcement, and now that it is officially out, there will plenty more.  I'm sure I'll check one out the next time I'm near an Apple store. I did not get one since I honestly cannot think of a compelling use case for… Continue reading More iPad Thoughts (NOT A Review)

iPad – What Do You Think?

I've been really bad about putting up new posts both here and my other blog lately, but how could I miss out on putting up something about the latest thing this week - the Apple iPad. What do I think of it? Well, I'm not sure yet. It's definitely is a wonderful piece of technology.… Continue reading iPad – What Do You Think?