“The iPhone Experience” by YeOldeTechy Rating:4 Watertowers Apple has once again shown that it has the genius (or guts) to revolutionize where others merely improve. Once the crowds subsided, and much of the iPhone excitement died away, I drove to the AT&T Store on Grant Line Road in Tracy (near Wal-Mart) to see what all … Continue reading iPhone
The day has finally arrived, well almost, a few short hours.Tel Bit Consulting, Yeoldetechy, has opened for business in Tracy, CA.Do you hear the fireworks? People screaming? Hmmm, neither do I.Shortly, right here on these pages there will appear--as if by magic--new articles, product reviews, opinions, and more. So stay tuned and check back often.I … Continue reading Tel Bit Consulting has arrived!
If you have received a file recently that was produced using Office 2007 (Word, Excel, etc) you may not have been able to open it.Download this "Compatibility Pack" from Microsoft. That will allow you to open and edit Office 2007 files without the need for you to upgrade.Here is a pretty good explanation, by Jack … Continue reading Office 2007 Compatibility Pack
Being YeOldeTechy...I like techy stuff. Not to the extreme, but a new gadget every now and then catches my eye and I have to check it out.There is one gadget I will NEVER check out and will never want....the electronic book. I have been seeing Sony ads touting their latest electronic book that can hold … Continue reading Fathers Day – I’ll take a REAL book
My wife suggested I document this theory I have had for quite some time. But first, let me give you a very brief background. When I was in graduate school at the University of Kansas, one of my research interests was on the effects of microwave radiation on the human body. I never got to … Continue reading Cell Phone and Brain Cancer Theory
Well it has been along time since I have entered anything here. Lets get back into it...Instant MessagingI like IM but, now that I am "retired" from my old job and have picked up a new one (where IM is a daily part of the work day), I have a few more concerns about IM … Continue reading Thoughts on Instant Messaging
High Definition TV UPDATE January 29, 2019: It's been 13 or 14 years since I wrote this article. Another Super Bowl will start on Sunday, and, we still have the same Sony HDTV I talk about below. We have had to change the projection bulb twice, but, it is still running and still has a … Continue reading HDTV Tutorial