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FireFox Mentor

June 24, 2005 1 Comment

FireFox Mentor Having an option is nice. Alternatives to the norm can be quite rewarding. Working from a list of choices is fun. When you are faced with making a decision in your life, having more than one choice can make things easier, sometimes it can be harder. In the world of computers and the internet, ... continue reading...

iPod shuffle

January 13, 2005 1 Comment

iPod shuffle Apple has done it again. In the world of portable MP3 players, they are unmatched in both the quality and the simplicity of their devices. Yes, I realize there are other MP3 players available. Some are smaller, some do some things just as well or better than the iPods. But for overall performance... continue reading...

Anne Frank The Writer

September 1, 2003 1 Comment

Anne Frank The Writer Just about everyone in the world is familiar with the book "The Diary of Anne Frank", and the events surrounding it. But did you know that Anne wrote more than just a diary? She wanted more than anything to be a writer, and wrote in a style that was far beyond her years. Some of those w... continue reading...

Battlefield Vietnam

June 4, 2003 No Comments

Battlefield Vietnam It is still a war that is fresh enough in our minds to spark controversy, yet distant enough to be looked at objectively. It was, to coin a phrase, the best and worst of times for our country. It was Vietnam. Today's FamSite focuses on a PBS series that focuses on that undeclared war... continue reading...

Shop Brando

December 8, 2002 2 Comments

Shop Brando A few days ago we looked at a site that specializes in software for PDAs. Today we look at a site that compliments that one very well, in that it has the widest ranging varitey of accessories for your Palm OS or Pocket PC device. Called Shop Brando, this web site has one of the largest and most ... continue reading...

Band of Brothers

September 10, 2001 No Comments

Band of Brothers A few years ago, one of the hit movies was "Saving Private Ryan". Through that film director/producer Steven Speilberg brought the horrors of the D-Day invasion to the movie screen. Now, in collaboration with "Ryan" star Tom Hanks, they have brought another story that will have the same impa... continue reading...

Discovery Cams

April 7, 2001 No Comments

Discovery Cams The Internet has truly made this large world shrink. Now the technology has improved where not only can we get information from around the world without leaving the comfort of our armchair, we can now view the far reaches of the world in the same fashion. Today's FamSite is on that features th... continue reading...

The Time of Lincolns

February 12, 2001 No Comments

The Time of Lincolns Today was, when I was in grade school, a national holiday. It was one of two in the month of February, the other one being the 22nd. Both of those days celebrated two of the greatest Presidents our nation has ever had. Those holidays have since been consolidated into one day that we now ... continue reading...

edads

June 24, 2000 2 Comments

edads Being a father is a tough job. As I write this, my oldest daughter and wife are having a big argument. One thing I have learned after 15 years of parenting is to stay out of mother-daughter fights. But sharing that type of experience is difficult to do. But with websites such as today's FamSite, it is ... continue reading...

Battlefield Vietnam

June 2, 1999 3 Comments

Battlefield Vietnam It is still a war that is fresh enough in our minds to spark controversy, yet distant enough to be looked at objectively. It was, to coin a phrase, the best and worst of times for our country. It was Vietnam. Today's FamSite focuses on a PBS series that focuses on that undeclared war. ... continue reading...

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