Archive for May, 2005
So we have had our Dish Network system for a couple months now. It is really cool, especially the DVR functionality. The DVR (Digital Video Recorder, aka PVR) is Dish Network’s version of TiVo or ReplayTV. Kind of like a VCR on steroids. I tell it I want to watch every episode of Stargate SG-1, [...]
A good friend of mine, Russ Ogilvie, just graduated with a degree in Computer Science from Utah State University. I’ve known Russ for almost 10 years. We worked together at Micron PC (now MPC) in Technical Support. Russ was working there when I started and he was one of the guys I set with to [...]
At our original Star Wars wedding my good friend James did the music. He was working Karaoke at the time, so had a nice portable sound system. Unfortunately he doesn’t have the gear any more. I will need to come up with another option. Know anyone?
Microsoft is once again sticking their fingers into other industries. Now they are working make cars that can’t crash. That is their eventual goal of their move into the auto industry. I would like to see Microsoft make an OS that doesn’t crash first. I run Windows XP, and I still have more crashes on [...]
My good friend Brian actually got his reverendship to perform our original wedding last time. I asked him to perform it again. He is going to make sure he can schedule it in. Interestingly if you perform a single wedding then you can claim tax exempt. Brian didn’t claim that 6 years ago though. I [...]
It is official! We got approval from the Boise Edwards 21 Theater to renew our wedding vows in their lobby on May 19th at the premier of Star Wars episode 3. We were actually remarried there 6 years ago at the premier of Episode 1. When I saw Episode 3 was to be released on [...]