Windows Eight

And here is my promised review of Windows 8. Just for reference, I’m running it on a 2011 iMac with a 3.1GHZ i5 processor, 1-GB AMD 6970M graphics, 1-TB HDD, and 16GBs of DDR3 RAM. The verdict is that it’s an excellent operating system with one major flaw. I’ll attempt to explain below. 1. Speed…

So, we own a DSLR now.

My wife and I went to the Okefenokee Swamp Park outside of Waycross, Ga the other day. (She’s from there.) We took our new Sony NEX5 with us, and for a couple of total DSLR newbs, I think we did pretty good. Here’s some of our pictures:                …

I went to a Soldier’s funeral today.

His name is Sergeant Stefan Smith. Although we were both in 3-15 INF Battalion at Fort Stewart, we did not know each other; he deployed this time, and I did not. The Westboro Baptist Church also supposedly went, although I didn’t see any of them, and would not have photographed them if I did. Instead,…

Leapmotion and me: part 1

Good day, fellow bloggers! I got my Leapmotion controller about a week ago, now, and here are my initial impressions: -The device is well-made, tracks motion¬†extremely well, and is surprisingly inexpensive and glitch-free for a startup device made by a small company. They do a good job of getting it to you quickly, too; I…