Let’s Not Forget Radio Shack’s Tandy – With BILL GATES

Back to the fairness file. Here’s a 1985 ad for Radio Shack’s Tandy 2000, with the “G” man himself. HEY, we LOVED it too.


Published in: on December 29, 2005 at 10:16 am  Leave a Comment  

Virus Alert – DO NOT Download MSN Messenger 8

MSN Messenger 8 has not be released yet. But there is a nasty virus floating around that purports itself to be just that. Don’t download it. Check the official Microsoft site for the actual release.

Don’t download MSN Messenger beta 8 from Ask Jack

Published in: on December 29, 2005 at 10:09 am  Leave a Comment  

Apple’s First Computer Ad – We LOVED it Back Then

Now it seems almost funny, but give it a read. This baby had 4K of RAM and was upgradable to 16K. You’d never need more than that would you? OH, and with a keyboard and video terminal you could play games and write in BASIC. We laugh, but I’d like to have one now. It would be worth a fortune.

Apple II History Museum – Advertisements

Published in: on December 29, 2005 at 10:05 am  Leave a Comment  

Official Google Blog: I’m feeling silly

OH yes. 250 Lbs. of Silly Putty.

Official Google Blog: I’m feeling silly

Published in: on December 28, 2005 at 10:04 am  Leave a Comment  

Why Didn’t I Think of That

You know, this new design looks pretty comfortable. And SO simple. Read more about it at gizmag.com.

Published in: on December 27, 2005 at 3:05 pm  Leave a Comment  

AHHH!! The Perfect Nap

All naps are good. But it seems some are better than others. I’ve heard that about something else too. Anyway, here’s the 8 steps to a perfect nap.

MJ PEAK PERFORMANCE: Snooze, You Win – Improve your mental and physical performance by power napping

Published in: on December 27, 2005 at 9:51 am  Leave a Comment  

Let’s Have Some Fun Blogging!

Thank you for sharing your blog space with me RJH! I say we turn this blog into something fun now! No more just geek-speak!

I’m not knocking it… just think that we can make this a lot more reader friendly by adding in some fun (and maybe nasty…) stuff as well! AND you’ll get to find out what I find interesting!

Published in: on December 26, 2005 at 9:03 pm  Comments (1)  


I’d like to welcome a new member to the blog. My sweetheart AMH. So, in the future, we’ll both be posting. Look for the posting source, RJH or AMH.
Published in: on December 26, 2005 at 8:35 pm  Leave a Comment  

In the Name of Fairness…….Mars

For the Mars fans, here’s some remarkable photos of a Mars crater. Be careful, the large link is 26 meg.

Most Spectacular Mars Photo Yet! 5/8/04

Published in: on December 26, 2005 at 10:00 am  Leave a Comment  

Google to Standardize IM’s…It’s About Time

It’s about time someone standardized the IM clients. I mean REALLY, there’s a different standard for every client. I don’t want a dozen IM clients running just to text a friend. Let’s get a standard and let the best client win. And, if anyone can do it, it’s Google.

Google plans to standardize multimedia instant messaging

Published in: on December 26, 2005 at 9:56 am  Leave a Comment