Since President Trump signed an executive order which would greatly expand broadband internet access into rural areas, and I briefly mentioned my experience with dial-up in my previous “Throwback Thursday” entry, I will elaborate on my experiences. Continue reading TBT: Dialing Up!
In this “Throwback Thursday”, I will recall my first experiences with getting a laptop. Continue reading TBT: My First Laptop
Today I received a new toy from Canada… Continue reading T42: A New Toy
If there has been one game that has drawn a large, diverse crowd over the last decade – it would be Minecraft. I’ve finally been “drawn” into that crowd, and I’ll explain what Minecraft is and why it is great. Continue reading Minecraft: A “Review”
With so many cell phones out there, you’d think that there would be a ton of options to choose from. Seriously. Continue reading Cell Phone Saga: Part 1
If there was one computer of the 1960s that changed the way we compute, it would be the IBM System/360. Continue reading IBM System/360
Since the 1970s, electronically-produced music has been produced with the aid of computers and synthesizers. Today, almost all songs have at least some aspect performed by a synthesizer, but how did this become to be? Continue reading Electronic Music and MIDI
If IBM is known for their mainframe computers, Digital Electronics Corporation (DEC) was most famous for their contributions to the minicomputer industry.
To further my series on the ThinkPad’s 25th anniversary, I’ll be discussing the history of portable computing and the role that the ThinkPad plays in the topic. Continue reading A History of Portable Computing
Throughout high school, I owned my own web and graphic design business. But how did I get there? Continue reading My Web Design History