Category Archives: Computers

Running HDMI Signals Longer Distances

Yikes. I’m soon gonna have to change the name of this little project to Things I’ve Learned This *Month*, or maybe even This *Quarter*! Just keeping up (mostly) with email overload is taking most of my time lately. ‘Guess everyone … Continue reading

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How to Stop Those Annoying Auto-play Videos on Websites

Howdy, and Happy Holidays to you – a little late! Our CHRISTmas and New Year were a blur with all the kids home and a quick trip to the Green Bay game on the 28th – one of our long-term … Continue reading

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Another Terrific Headache-Saving Little Computer Utility

Via a passing mention in PCWorld magazine, I just found a real time saving little computer utility that I already LOVE after using it for just two days. I copy and paste all day long, usually into Thunderbird email, and … Continue reading

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Saying Hello to Linux

Having been blessed with several spare, older (previously XP) computers around here to experiment with, I’ve been able to try out a half-dozen Linux releases, or “distro’s” over the last year or so. I stayed with Linux Lite the longest, … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye to Windows XP

Like most of you, I’ve been using Win XP ever since it was introduced, and after all of this time, using it’s second nature. Also like most folks, since before Microsoft announced they’re dropping support for the faithful but aging … Continue reading

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