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July 25th, 2008 - 5:41 pm § in Miscellaneous

Happy System Administrator Day!

Well just a few video clips for all you System Administrators out there, Happy System Administrator Day! System Administrator’s Day song The Day The Routers Died…[...]

July 25th, 2008 - 10:53 am § in Miscellaneous

Wii Storage Problem…

Hate to say it Nintendo, but just about everyone “told you so”… Gizmodo UK : Wii Storage Problem ‘Urgent’ Admits Nintendo At least now you’re admitting there’s a problem, instead of the year of plugging your ears and saying “la-la-la we can’t hea[...]

July 22nd, 2008 - 10:46 am § in Miscellaneous, Personal

Rogers once again drops the ball

Well, I’ve seen a few new comments come in to my blog about Rogers’ craptastic billing department, so I figured I’d follow that one up with another small rant about Rogers’ services. So, on July 4th, I got a letter in the mail from Rogers, seems they love sending out mail, as[...]

January 26th, 2008 - 1:28 pm § in Miscellaneous

I’m back…

So – last post was at christmas time, I know that has been quite a while since christmas, however, I’m now more or less back. For those of you who don’t know, I started a new job in the first week of January. I’m now working as a System Administrator for a company called MRX [...]

December 24th, 2007 - 10:52 pm § in Miscellaneous

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas! written on my new iPod![...]

December 16th, 2007 - 5:25 pm § in Miscellaneous

Been a while

Well, it certainly has been a while since I have published anything to my blog, sorry for those two or three people who are checking it occasionally. I’ve had quite the busy last few weeks, and now that things are getting more settled, I’m going to start blogging here a bit more.[...]

November 12th, 2007 - 10:25 am § in Miscellaneous

The Day the Routers Died

Okay, just came across this, this morning and had to share it with everyone. Its about 5 min long, but freaking hilarious. Make sure you have audio.[...]

November 9th, 2007 - 11:27 am § in Miscellaneous

Time Machine Network Backup

Okay, just came across this hint this morning… You can make Time Machine work on any network volume simply by opening a Terminal Window and typing: defaults write com.apple.systempreferences TMShowUnsupportedNetworkVolumes 1 I’m not at home or else I’d start doing a full backup, bu[...]

November 6th, 2007 - 6:20 pm § in Miscellaneous

Rogers craptastic billing department

Further to the article I wrote yesterday, which has garnered a lot of traffic for my site I might add. Thank you to MacSurfer for linking that to me. I happened across a story in the Globe and Mail today regarding Rogers’ pricing practices and the iPhone (http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet[...]

September 26th, 2007 - 1:30 pm § in Miscellaneous, Site Updates

WordPress Upgrade

Well, you may or may not notice I’m now running WordPress 2.3 on my site. The upgrade went very smoothly, and I’m hoping it fixes my theme problem I’ve been having. Only time will tell, as it apparently is random, if it happens again, I’m going to go hunting for the source of[...]