Computers

VALUE VERSUS PRICE

I am still computer shopping. Online. Been doing it for weeks. Maybe months. Online is the only way these days, now that real computer stores have disappeared. But that’s okay. I like comparing stuff online. I can see the prices and features, try out… Read More ›

THE SCARIEST THING

I was terrified. Was it a big hairy spider? A home invader? A tornado? A threatened lawsuit? A burst pipe? A volcanic eruption (in New England, that would really be something else!) … ? No. My computer refused to boot. It… Read More ›

ELEGANT SOLUTIONS?

According to the dictionary, an elegant solution is as follows: “Refinement and simplicity are implied, rather than fussiness, or ostentation. An elegant solution, often referred to in relation to problems in disciplines such as mathematics, engineering, and programming, is one… Read More ›

MISPLACED, NOT LOST

I sat here last night. Pondering the differences between this computer which runs Windows 7 Professional and all my other computers which run Windows 7 Home Premium. That was the precise moment I realized I had not the slightest idea where I’d… Read More ›