Category Archives: Internet

Slideshow articles

By | Friday, October 21, 2016 at 7:35 am

I don’t know about you, but I’m sick of “slideshow” articles everywhere these days.  Just trying to get through one you can see the benefits for the site owners–a 20-page slideshow allows them to show 20 times more ads on the page, giving them that much more ad revenue, even though the percentage of people… Read More »

Great Ingress article…including nostalgic photo

By | Friday, July 12, 2013 at 7:08 pm

Check out this very good article on Ingress.  After I viewed the big photo at the top, however, I noticed it’s just a “little” outdated.  It brought back a ton of memories though–check it out–the gamers on an Atari 2600 playing Pac-Man.  There are also a bunch of full-sized 33 RPM LPs stacked on top… Read More »

PC Support Scam hits close to home

By | Friday, July 6, 2012 at 6:08 pm

A good friend of mine was scammed yesterday.  Fortunately, she didn’t allow it to go far enough to give them any money, but they did have some access to her computer.  Someone cold-called her and explained that he is calling everyone using Windows, and said her computer may be infected with viruses.  She asked several… Read More »

Flickr Backup

By | Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 10:17 am

This morning I decided I wanted a create a few photo collages for my website’s header using all of the photos from a specific photo set I have in Flickr–“Swimming at Rosemary’s”.  Since all of these photos were taken on all different dates and years, I didn’t have a single “local” copy of them all… Read More »