Category: GEEK

  • Gifts for Geeks, Part 2

    GO HERE FOR MY 2013 GEEK CHRISTMAS LIST   OK, this is a cool site. ThinkGeek has a ton of neat gadgets, T-Shirts, and other stuff especially for the Geek in your life. Since they really are techy geek types they have a nice selection of graphics to lead people to their site. Here is one: Here are […]

  • Meraki Wireless Networking

    The December 2007 issue of “Popular Science” Announced their Computing Grand Award Winner was Meraki. Since I never heard of Meraki, and their wireless product sounded interesting, I figured I’d take a peek at their website. Verrry interrresting. It turns out that Meraki is evangelizing wireless networking by, and for, the masses. The Old Way […]

  • Simple Steps to a Safe Computer

    For all the Windows PC users out there here are a few simple steps to help keep (or make) your computer as safe as it can be. 1. Surf carefully. Avoid going to web sites that are not well known or that seem suspicious. Using common sense avoids many problems. 2. Use your internal Windows […]

  • Are all Wi-Fi Hot Spots Created Equal?

    August 2007   The signs of the times! It is apparent that the popularity of “Wi-Fi Hot Spots” is increasing. Although Wi-Fi hot spots never really struck me as something interesting (I turn into TracyReaderDad after working hours), one day I got to wondering just what all the fuss is about. Soooo… Being free, and […]