Category: Technology

Dec 11


I’m loving this TV show from Britain! Dickensian is a British drama television series that premiered on BBC One from 26 December 2015 to 21 February 2016. The 20-part series brings characters from many Charles Dickens novels together in one Victorian London neighbourhood, as Inspector Bucket investigates the murder of Ebenezer Scrooge‘s partner Jacob Marley.   We are staying in a Residence Inn long …

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Oct 26

Giving Thanks, Day 9: October 26, 2017

  This is going to sound really stupid but today I am thankful for my dropbox.   I have files all over the place and I work on them on different computers (PC and Mac), at home or at work, on my iPhone, iPad and other places. If I’m away from home without any files (rarely happens!) …

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Aug 21


Today’s the day!   Here in Fairfax, the Eclipse will be about 81 percent of the sun covered. The City of Fairfax will have a viewing party at Old Town Hall (3999 University Drive Fairfax). The event runs from 1 p.m.-4 p.m. featuring family-friendly activities like stories, crafts, music, and more while the eclipse becomes visible. You …

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May 08

Making Money Disappear Through Infinite Iteration, Now In YouTube Form! – XOR’s Hammer

My son, the math genius!     Source: Making Money Disappear Through Infinite Iteration, Now In YouTube Form! – XOR’s Hammer

Aug 19

Today Is World Photo Day!

  Today is another of those “Who Knew” holidays. I was recently talking to someone about our upcoming trip to Scotland and she reminded me to take lots of pictures.  Then, she said to be sure to print them out so she could see them. Um, no way!  I haven’t printed out pictures since probably …

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May 08

Is the Apple Watch Secretly waterproof?

So yes, the Apple Watch is water-resistant and you can probably take it into the pool for no more than 30 minutes, but Apple still recommends you don’t. According to the Apple Watch User Guide (bolded for emphasis): Exposure to liquid Apple Watch is water resistant but not waterproof. You may, for example, wear and …

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May 06

Apple Watch

A few weeks ago, in one of my Facebook groups, we were talking about using the JoyTunes metronome on the new Apple Watch since a couple of the piano teachers there had preordered them. I jumped in (or course!) and said that I’d been reading all I could, watching videos but I wasn’t sure if …

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