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Month: March 2008

Online Education: Is it worth anything?

Online Education: Is it worth anything?

The online education market is increasing by “33% a year” according to Salary.com . This expansion is due to the many opportunities that the Internet affords. Earning a degree was once a pipe dream for the stay at home mom with 3 kids or the rural farm worker, but a degree is now available to anyone with an Internet connection. With this increased access also comes increased risk, with so many colleges offering online degree programs there are also just…

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Sani Tred Vs Drylock.

Sani Tred Vs Drylock.

Sani Tred Vs Drylock. In my previous post I told you my story of water in my basement. After fixing the gutter on the back of my house my water problems were mostly fixed, but My corner basement wall does still get damp/wet to the touch. My plan was to use Sani-Tred in the corners and at the floor to wall area, and use Dry Lock on the rest of the wall. First up : Wall prep. I took a…

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More problems with My Acer Vista and Rockstar games "GTA"

More problems with My Acer Vista and Rockstar games "GTA"

So in an effort to release my frustrations I have been dying Grand Theft Auto San Andreas. I run across a it at Target for 13 bucks so i picked it up ran home and installed it in My new Acer Vista laptop. It installed fine then it started up and my gamer juices were flowing. Then I get an error message and GTA closes. WTF! So I try again, same thing… Ugghhhh I run off to search the message…

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Everyone wants to Know….

Everyone wants to Know….

I recently left my Job. I was there for over 3 years. Many people are wondering why I left. I was given three options. 1. Pack Up and move to the Philippines, 2. Find another position within the company, or 3. Take a separation package. Packing up and moving to the Philippines sounds kinda fun, but it would have been at my own expense and frankly I just bought a house and I didn’t want to do that. Of the…

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Another Linux will never be main stream article.

Another Linux will never be main stream article.

By Dan Pereda www.danpereda.com I know you have heard it before, “Linux will never be main stream because of … (Insert reason)”. And all the fan boys will respond in a nice polite manner to explain how much better Linux is or how IF you had learned to use Linux first, Windows would just seem wired stupid and wrong. Well that is just it. Windows is not better than Linux for what it does today. It is better than Linux…

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