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Site, Weather and Recommendations Updated

February 10th, 2008 · No Comments

During a fit of insomnia: I upgraded the site to the latest version of WordPress, the blogging software used on the site Changed the Weather tab to display real-time weather from my weather station, updated every minute because weather is never current enough Added AVG Anti-Malware to the Technology Recommendations page. Its the anti-virus scanner that I use and […]

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QuickBooks Pro 2008 Upgrade – Filing Taxes Not Working Fix

January 3rd, 2008 · No Comments

I must love pain. I sit in the bleeding edge of technology and wonder why it hurts all the time… Case in point, I upgraded to Quckbooks Pro 2008 on Dec 19th. The tax people have started sending me notices asking for my year end taxes so I decided to submit my PST. I haven’t […]

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Tags: Software · Technology

Winter Precipitation

December 31st, 2007 · No Comments

This falls under the category of “What a nerd he is…” My Christmas present this year was a heater for my weather station. Why does a weather station need a heater? Well, if you want to record that amount of snowfall, you need to heat up the snow so that it turns into water and […]

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Tags: Technology

Changes in the Wind

December 7th, 2007 · No Comments

Hi Folks While I have some free time and Sharon is hard at work making the bacon, I am upgrading my web site. I am switching image galleries to something a bit more modern (gallery2) with a nicer look and feel as well as moving to a more blog centric way of posting. During this time […]

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Tags: Technology