Tag Archive

Educational Toys

July 14, 2009 1 Comment

Educational Toys Fat Brain Toys is a retailer and developer of unique specialty toys, games, and gifts. Searching for a gift? Simply answer FIVE basic questions about what you are seeking and the Gift Wizard will come up with results tailored specifically to your needs. All questions are optional, however, th... continue reading...

Google TiSP

October 24, 2008 No Comments

Google TiSP DISCLAIMER: Today's FamilyFirst pick should be avoided at all costs by the humorless. Google is absolutely amazing. What they offer for free is simply mind-boggling. I first started taking advantage of Google's offerings by hosting Adsense on my various sites and blogs. A very nice income for doin... continue reading...

8 Hacks to Make Firefox Ridiculously Fast

October 9, 2008 1 Comment

8 Hacks to Make Firefox Ridiculously Fast You ARE using Firefox for your web browsing, right? If the answer is no, i HOPE it's because you're using Safari, Opera, or Google Chrome ;-). But for the rest of you (and those of you still trudging along with IE who have yet to make the move), today's FamilyFirst pi... continue reading...

Wikipedia: Mozilla Firefox

September 13, 2008 No Comments

Wikipedia: Mozilla Firefox Today's FamilyFirst pick will combine two of my favorite things: Wikipedia, and Firefox. Wikipedia, YOUR encyclopedia, is the source for much of the research that I use for my Boomer nostalgia blog. If you type a search subject into Google, odds are that Wikipedia's entry on the subj... continue reading...

Google Chrome

September 3, 2008 No Comments

Google Chrome History was made today. More furniture was probably tossed and more obscenities likely blasted through the air in Steve Ballmer's office. A rumble took place in the very depth of the computing world, setting off seismographic alarms at expert blogs all over the web. Google has announced Google C... continue reading...

Search Me!

August 19, 2008 No Comments

Search Me! Who is the king of search engines? Why Google, of course. However, someone else was king before Google came along. And it's not written in stone that the big G will always be on top. So what could be next? I'll tell you what is NOT next. Cuil. Call me unimpressed. However, today's FamilyFirst pick c... continue reading...

The Power of Old People

July 19, 2008 No Comments

The Power of Old People Watch out for old people. They (aargh, soon to be WE!) can take care of themselves. Take the subject of today's FamilyFirst video, for example. The players: an obnoxious jerk driving a Beemer. A slow-moving old lady blocking his path. An anonymous cameraman. The way this plays out wi... continue reading...

A Girl’s Guide to Geek Guys

April 12, 2008 No Comments

A Girl’s Guide to Geek Guys Geeks. Not everyone appreciates them. In fact, sometimes it seems as if NOBODY appreciates them. That's okay. We know that the fact that we have chosen geekhood as our lifestyle comes with the fact that many label us as unapproachable freaks. In fact, we take a perverse pride in it.... continue reading...

Uber

March 17, 2008 No Comments

Uber An old goat like me can recall the old days. The WorldWide Web was there for anyone to use. All you needed was: An internet access accountServer spaceA working knowledge of HTMLAn HTML editorAn FTP client Well, all these years later, things have gotten considerably simpler. If you want to set up your own... continue reading...

Page 1 of 612345»...Last »