Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Computer Works

I got a new computer, a Dell Venue 11 Pro tablet/keyboard combo, a few months ago¬†and I’ve been fighting with occasional ‘mouse loss’ ever since. – I really like the ‘transforming’ computer format. But the Dell/Win8 doesn’t seem quite ready … Continue reading

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Still Working

Its been a productive long weekend. I’ve spent about two days backing up my computer and preparing to transfer over to my new w8.1 tablet/laptop hybrid. I’m about ready to start putting stuff away and doing the final transfers. Then … Continue reading

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iAarrrgh

I was reminded this week why I dislike Apple computers: too hard to use. A few years ago when I first saw a PC with USB, etc., ports on the front I thought ‘hey, that’s smart’. The iMac, however? Nope. … Continue reading

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A Week?

If its been a week between posts you know its been one of those weeks. It was a good thing I got out for a long walk on Monday because Tuesday Suzanne had us to work before 5am. Wednesday she … Continue reading

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Tuesday

I. Hate. Computers. I got my computer back tonight from the repair shop. The sound now works better but still not perfect, but that may be a Skype/Bandwidth problem more than a hardward problem now though. ANd the front panel … Continue reading

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SMP!

Aaaaarrr! Thats a piratical roar of annoyance. I’ve finally gotten Sid Meir’s Pirates! working (no thanks to the game publishers) and it looks like the save function isn’t working properly. Aaaarrr!

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