Category: General

Google Plus

There is certainly more activity by me on https://google.com/+jonlarsen. Edit: 12/14/2018 – Google Plus is slated to shut down in April 2019.

CES Pictures

Pictures from the 2012 Consumer Electronic Show   CES Day 1 CES Day 2

Youtube Storm Videos

My Youtube videos of the storm that hit Omaha on June 27th. Videos here

Twitter

I now have a twitter account. You can follow me at http://twitter.com/relayer370

Atlanta

Spent time last weekend in Atlanta for my cousin Jennifer’s wedding. While we were there, we visited the World of Coca-Cola. An interesting place.

LCD Monitor

It turns out that the Viewsonic 22inch LCD I ordered had a bad screen.  It arrived on via UPS on Friday, December 28th.  Unfortunately, there was an entire row out in the middle of the screen.  I have returned it to Newegg for RMA replacement, and it’s expected to arrive this coming Wednesday. 

Christmas == New PC

I’m finally ordering a new PC.  My current machine (Athlon XP 1.5 GHz, 512MB RAM, Abit KA-7 motherboard) has been around for a long time.  Sure, I have upgraded certain components of it since 2002 such as the AGP card, added USB2/Firewire, and hard drives, but now it’s time to update the desktop once and …

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Parking for Xmas Shopping

Seen at a Target in the Omaha area.  Now there is someone who is not in a hurry.  

Wii

The Nintendo Wii comes out on Sunday, November 19th.  The Wii’s unique controller, gameplay, and price make it an attractive choice for the holidays.

Home Movies Season 4 is out!

The final volume of Home Movies was released on May 16th. The DVD set includes a CD Soundtrack of Brendon Small’s music. Definately worth it to finish your collection. As always, information about Home Movies can be found on the Home Movies Supersite. The entire DVD series was released by Shout Factory.