Archive for August, 2008
THANKS to Unsung Hero Alix Fetesof for tireless site editing and updates these last 9+ Months!
9/11: 7 years ago In 3 days, this anniversary happens, Many consipracy theories abound, most listed here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/9/11_conspiracy_theories
Material and hstories are everywhere on the Itnernet but a popular one is the 9/11 Digital Archive, Here: http://911digitalarchive.org/
AES Convention http://www.aes.org/events/125/ Audio Engineering Society 125th Oct 2008 Moscone Center SF. Thanks, Dennis!
How to Tech Troubleshoot; Medical Type Differential Diagnsis & Diag
Internittent Problms Solution…
STOP… THINK… ACT ->>> Ask: History? Warranty? Recall? Quick! How to Backup What's Left?
– Avoid Premature Conclusions,
Take Evidence Carefully, let evidence spaek for itself and above all, avoid catch-all diagnostics such as: 'it's a virus'
Tools to Diagnose Intermittent Problems:
Ideally and if possile separate out Hardware from Software Issues.. If a PC: It's Software. MAC? Hardware!
Record Odd Error MEssages and Use Google!
SpeedFan SMART stuff http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Self-Monitoring,_Analysis,_and_Reporting_Technology
Electronic Cmponent Inadequecy, Capacitors: See http://www.badcaps.net/
Ultimate Boot CD especially MemTes86 http://www.ultimatebootcd.com
Weigh up reliability, performance and cost issues against new equipment;
Welcome to the material world. Average Lifespan of equipment appears to be about 3.5 years as labor costs rise and materail costs drop. Who, for example, repairs DVD players anymore even if they CAN be repaired?
Google CHROME the NEw Browser… Try It, Anyone?? http://www.google.com/chrome
AND journalistic rebuttals to misreporting here: (Profanity) http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/09/08/dziuba_chrome/
Technology CAN be like Politics– Explained On Today's Show!