Getting stated with Bitcoin

Getting stated with Bitcoin

The easiest service I've found to Buy, Store and spend bitcoins is Coinbase.com  Basically you link your checking to your coinbase account.  Once Linked you can begin buying bitcoins in amounts that suit your needs.

403 forbidden VLC 2.0.3 raspbian

403 forbidden VLC 2.0.3 raspbian

2020-10-04 - Update as of version 2.1 VLC no longer uses hosts files to control access. I'm enabling the VLC web interface on a Raspberry Pi 2 to interface with my Smartthings home automation system.  The project is called VLC Thing and it turns a Raspberry Pi...

Love is acceptance

Love is acceptance

Feeling good about ourselves is essential in our being able to love others. – Mr. Rogers

Never give up

Never give up

Never give up on something that you can’t go a day without thinking about.

Repair sticking trigger buttons l2 r2 on PS4 controller

Repair sticking trigger buttons l2 r2 on PS4 controller

5 Pairs L2 R2 Trigger Springs Replacement Parts Buttons For PlayStation 4 PS4 Controller EveryOne-Buy I noticed my PS4 controller's L2 trigger was sticking.  After opening up the controller it was obvious the hinge pin that holds my L2 trigger had broken.  This in...

Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker

Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker

The Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker (via Nicks review) First things first. The Hamilton Beach 25475 Breakfast Sandwich Maker cooks one sandwich at a time -- most people will find this silly to mention. It takes 5 minutes to cook -- this is stated on the...

Polk Audio PSW10 Powered Subwoofer

Polk Audio PSW10 Powered Subwoofer

Polk Audio PSW10 10-Inch Powered Subwoofer (Single, Black) As far as entry subwoofers go, this is probably the best bang for your buck, especially considering the quality of the build. Built around high quality medium density fiberboard and using a highly efficient...

Chip

Chip

Chip. Destroyer of Worlds. Eater of Souls. Defiler of Litter Boxes.

Whoa

Whoa

Stare at this for 30 seconds, then look at your hand...

Custom CSS for WordPress Search widget

Custom CSS for WordPress Search widget

The WordPress search form widget is seriously ugly.  This custom CSS will give you some control over the search widget only a mother could love. .searchform input[type="text"]{ width: 100%; -webkit-border-radius: 2px; -moz-border-radius: 2px; border-radius: 2px; }...

Extending the useful life of a non-HDMI receiver

Extending the useful life of a non-HDMI receiver

A few years ago I had purchased a Sony  STR-KG700 audio receiver for use primarily as a 5.1 decoder in my back bedroom.  At the time my house AV system was wired for component video.  Eventually I converted the system over to HDMI for simplicity of wiring and to take...

Imperfections

Imperfections

f the face you always show the world is a mask, someday there will be nothing beneath it. Because when you spend too much time concentrating on everyone else’s perception of you, or who everyone else wants you to be, you...

Hig’norance

Hig’norance

he highest form of ignorance.  Categorically rejecting ideas you know nothing about and have no intention of investigating.  You create a prison of the mind where you’re the jailer and you’re somehow "ok" with it. Good...

The war on drugs

The war on drugs

he thing about the war on drugs is it tries to deal with a health problem as if it was a legal problem. Addiction is an effect of human unhappiness and human suffering. When people are distressed, they want to sooth their...