In the middle of nowhere, which truly exists between the towns of Longlac and Hearst in northern Ontario, I find my self contemplating existence. Why do this here you ask? Well as it turns out a truck as jackknifed ahead … Continue reading Some More Ramblings While I Wait
If you have been here long you know that I am a long distance truck driver and have been for around ten or so years. I have been from Campbell River, British Columbia to San Diego, California to Miami, Florida … Continue reading Off Topic Ramble: Trucker’s Convoy for Freedom
Many of you have heard about last week’s demise of Blackberry’s Legacy devices running BlackBerry 7.1, BlackBerry 10 and BlackBerry’s Playbook OS. Now there was a lot of news that the phones were going to die. Many media outlets claimed … Continue reading Good-Bye, Old Friend.
As a truck driver a GPS is something that is almost essential. Most truck drivers go places they haven’t been before and, even though that isn’t as much the case with my current job it certainly has been the case … Continue reading GPS Has Improved A Lot
I was inspired by the video above to talk about my experiences with Radio Shack in the past. Of course the company lives on in the United States and in Canada by different means. Radio Shack in Canada is now known as The Source which is wholly owned by Bell Canada. Continue reading “Remembering Radio Shack”
This is a quick return to the Nintendo Switch I thought would be interesting to those of you still on the fence about picking up a Switch. It turns out sales of the console have started to decay and there … Continue reading Turn Backaround: Revisiting the Nintendo Switch
Internet. We love it. We hate it. Either way we need it. Just this past week I took my first week off for vacation in seven years and looked forward to doing a lot of work on this website and podcast rss feed. Yes work on vacation.
I did take the first few days as relaxation however and that proved to be a bad idea. On Thursday morning a furniture delivery to a house just down the road proved to be too much for the cable line running from across the road to our house. The truck apparently was high enough that it ripped the line right off our house and our neighbours house taking our eaves-trough with it. That spelled the death of everything connected in our house. Continue reading “When the Internet Goes Down”
A lot of things happened over 2017. We went up to producing more than one podcast (then subsequently I got so busy with work I had to slow down production). We picked up dedicated studio recording hardware as well increasing … Continue reading “We skipped over that minute to instantly arrive at this moment in time.” Looking back at 2017.
Since the launch of the phonograph (and Edison’s wax wheel thingamabob) humankind has enjoyed listening to and eventually watching what was on those different types of media. Some of the most popular media formats in audio include the vinyl record, … Continue reading Why I Still Use Bluray
I am getting within a year or so of the end of my current vehicle’s car loan coming to an end and getting excited as to what I may buy next. Since I purchase my 2012 Honda Civic Si sedan … Continue reading Cars and Tech