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March 2010

AjaxTerm ubuntu (install)

Number of Views : 6158I use SSH a lot. I use it for secure surfing at coffee shops (SSH secure browsing) This keeps people from watching / sniffing what I am doing on public wifi. I also use it to keep in contact with people (IRC) and access to files …

Helping Friends (IT support)

Number of Views : 2437I don’t mind helping family and friends with computer problems. It is time consuming, but I have realized that I can’t just ignore helping them. From the simple things where they have changed the font on Firefox to tiny and can’t switch it back, to their …

New Laptop for the family

Number of Views : 3882My wife’s laptop decided to be unreliable. I took the opportunity to upgrade her to a new computer. As with many items I am attempting to keep things portable. So we are upgrading her from a 15 inch Toshiba laptop that I purchased in 2007 for …

Things that I have been doing

Number of Views : 2596I decided that I should do a post on what I have been doing.   First and foremost I have been spending more time with my family.  Three girls make life fun.    I have also been training more and running more often.  Running gives me time to …