Monthly Archives: December 2012

Rick and Sandy made the paper…and other treats

By | Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 11:16 am

Wow, Christmas is getting close.  The holiday cheer is here.  Three nice things just from this morning: Rick and Sandy made the paper (see photo–click it to see it full-size in a new window), then, when I went to Flickr to upload it, Flickr presented me with a gift of 3 free months of Flickr… Read More »

DSub opens my eyes

By | Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 9:41 pm

Today I discovered a weird convergence of the two big issues I posted previously.  It started when I discovered DSub, an Android Subsonic client that ROCKS!  The regular Android Subsonic client–called simply “Subsonic” was decent, but lacked some crucial features and functionality that made me lean more toward Audiogalaxy when they were both excellent streaming… Read More »

App Crap

By | Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 6:19 pm

What’s with all of the Android app issues all of a sudden?? First, Google Navigation–the absolute best (and totally free) navigation app available for Android–pretty much threw in the towel recently by removing the ability to control the voice volume for the navigation while integrating a very natural and human-sounding internal speech engine.  Now, whenever… Read More »

Happy Holidaze

By | Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 5:41 pm

The season is getting pretty busy.  Yesterday we finished up cleaning and emptying the final bit of stuff left at the old house, and we’re finally fully out of it.  The bank is finally making some headway, and we’re moving forward.  Today Sandy and I did some shopping during the Packers/Bears game.  It was the… Read More »