We just got back from Peterson’s Pumpkin Patch (9210 63rd Street, Kenosha, WI) and wow, it’s pretty neat! Hundreds of carved & lit pumpkins crammed into one frontyard… It’s a pretty cool display, with some great, spooky added decorations as well. The yard right next-door is also “haunted” and well-decorated, including sound effects, lighting, and… Read More »
This morning Kevin and I carved our pumpkin for this Halloween. Sandy had to work (as usual) so we did it ourselves. We used a carving kit that Kevin won from the Boys & Girls Club, which included a metal star and bat cookie-cutter patterns. You punch them through the pumpkin with the included mallet. … Read More »
Having had my Motorola Xoom for awhile, I recently sent Jay a bunch of tips and suggestions for his new tablet (also a Xoom). I thought I’d post those tips here so they might benefit others as well. Here they are: My Movies Pro is awesome for cataloging your DVDs and Blu-Rays, and it’s designed… Read More »
Netflix 1.5.0 now officially supports the Android Honeycomb OS. This means you can install it on any Android tablet. I have been running version 1.4.1 on my Xoom for a few weeks and haven’t had an issue, so 1.5.0 should be pretty Honeycomb-stable. I was prompted to update my Xoom yesterday with the new version. … Read More »
I just found out that the Xoom may be the first tablet to receive Ice Cream Sandwich! This is awesome news (since I have a Xoom). Here’s the article. The new OS looks amazing… and it does SCREENSHOTS! Check out the platform highlights. Watch the video of the Ice Cream Sandwich delivery.