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The Ramblings and Pondering that come to the A.D.D Mind

Apr 18, 2013 - 1 minute read - Comments - snuffstuff

Hobart House

It’s Official We’ve finally sold our house in Indiana. It was a short sale, The Bank was a TOTAL PITA. (Pain in the Ass) But it’s done. Gone, Finished, History. Huge weight off of my mind for sure. Update 2018 Selling Hobart and Giving Sauk Village back to the bank were the biggest mistakes I’ve made. I should have held onto them and rented them out to create a passive income stream that would have been huge at this time now.

Jan 3, 2013 - 1 minute read - Comments - technology

Irssi Vs Znc

I have been using IRSSI and it’s proxy feature to keep a running connection to freenode. While I play road warrior with the laptop. With a bit of down time over the holidays I came across ZNC. While not a new project it is new to me. I found that it’s features set and project focus is what I was trying to have IRSSI do for me. This IRC bouncer they call it is quite mature now and has many module for expansion.

Nov 25, 2012 - 1 minute read - Comments - technology

Ms Has Failed

I came across this article in my reading while on Vacation but had to get this out.. cause the mainstream is finally catching on to Microsoft being on the way out.! Read what I’m talking about and make up your own mind, of course. Lock in or out that is the question. -Marty

Nov 24, 2012 - 1 minute read - Comments - music

Victory Or Death

Victory or Death a group of Bastages In San Antonio who are ready to Rock your ass off.. Has Released our First Recording Victory or Death. Facebook Reverbnation link to Final Destination Recording

Sep 27, 2012 - 2 minute read - Comments - technology

Apple's Crappy App Store Review Times

1 I’m Slow to the Party being pissed at apple for their app store review times. I then read the app store review process and believe that most app developers are being coerced into using the app store because of the huge apple marketing machine. Check out the time it takes at Shiny Development I’m Currently waiting for 7 apps to clear the apple review process. some of the criteria:

Aug 26, 2012 - 1 minute read - Comments - politics

More Laws That Is What We Need

For as long as they’ve been banded about, 3D printers were regarded as the path to a new economy, a method of distributed manufacturing, and a revolution for the current consumer culture. With every revolution, a few people need to get angry and the guys at Defense Distributed are doing their part to make that happen. They’re designing a handgun able to be Printed on a hobbyist-level 3D printer Full Story and Hack A Day

Aug 26, 2012 - 1 minute read - Comments - technology

Surprise Merge Vmware And Openstack

Gigaom Reported Just in time for VMWorld, VMware is about to join the OpenStack Foundation as a Gold member, along with Intel and NEC, according to a post on the Openstack Foundation Wiki. The applications for membership are on the agenda of the August 28 OpenStack Foundation meeting. A year ago, an VMware-OpenStack hookup would have been seen as unlikely. When Rackspace and NASA launched the OpenStack Project more than two years ago, it was seen as a competitive response to VMware’s server virtualization dominance inside company data centers and to Amazon heft in public cloud computing.

Aug 10, 2012 - 1 minute read - Comments - technology

Blizzard Compromised

SANS Link James brought this to my attention shortly after I checked in for my shift: http://us.blizzard.com/en-us/securityupdate.html There are a few more details here: http://us.battle.net/support/en/article/important-security-update-faq Check out this Geek Howto on changing your battle.net password Also Check out the Battlenet authenticator I believe they also have an iPhone app for 2FA authentication.

Aug 10, 2012 - 1 minute read - Comments - politics

People Think The Tsa Is Doing A Good Job! What Crap

this Forbes Article that touts stats about the gallup poll that finds a bunch of people think the tea is doing a good Job They polled some 1100 people (how many of them have had to go through TSA in Chicago or LA ???? ) San Antonio wasn’t bad and I got through pretty quickly.. but overall what are they preventing? I know they’re causing frustration with general passengers This has made it to Slashdot as well

Jul 18, 2012 - 1 minute read - Comments - music

Steve Harris Solo Project

Iron Maiden’s Steve Harris announced that he will release a solo album entitled “British Lion” through EMI Music on September 24, 2012. The album is comprised of ten songs that Steve and his collaborators have been working on for the past few years between Iron Maiden tours and releases.

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