Monthly Archives: October 2013

Windows 8 – Have it Your Way

Introduction If you currently are running Windows 8 on your computer, stop doing that. ¬†Take the free upgrade to Windows 8.1 offered in the Store or Settings>Change PC Settings>Windows Update. ¬†Almost every quibble about 8 has a correction in 8.1. … Continue reading

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Tablets and Personal Computing

Yesterday, we technophiles witnessed a very marked shift in computing. Apple announced their new 64-bit A7 processor and retina display, but in doing so, they pitched the iPad Air (9.7″ display) and iPad Mini (7.9″ display) as productivity tools. Whether … Continue reading

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The Skin-ny on XBMC

My wife and I enjoyed the Raleigh First Friday street fair and ate dinner at the Fiction Kitchen vegan restaurant. We even got some yardwork in and repaired the gas grill. But the real zen renourishment of my spirit came … Continue reading

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