WANTED: 100-120gig 7200rpm 2.5" SATA drive

I’m looking for a 100 or 120gig 7200rpm 2.5” SATA drive for my Dell Latitude D820.  I you see such a drive here in the USA at a reasonable price, and it is in stock, will you please reply and let me know where?  It would seem those drives are in short supply right when…


Be careful where you stick your fingers

I recently ordered and received a new Dell Latitude D820 laptop that has a built-in Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 1.2 chip and UPEK biometric finger print reader.  Of course I enrolled a couple of my fingerprints to see if the hardware and software works.  I was using the factory supplied image at the time that I…


Watching the TechED 2006 action poolside

Get your frozen margarita, dual core laptop and favorite rubber ducky and head to the pool.  Might as well since this year you’ll be able to watch and listen to the festivities on the http://VirtualTechEd.com website.  It’ll be interesting to see how much of the show, seminars and “social” events are actually broadcast.  I would…


Got a phat internet connection? Download Windows Vista Beta 2 now!!!

So I missed the date by a few hours, but you can help us bring the internet to it’s knees by downloading Windows Vista Beta 2 today!!!  Ok, depending on your connection, maybe not today but hopefully shortly there after.  After the download is complete burn the .iso image to DVD and you’ll have a…


How much do 40,000 gallons of water cost where you live?

I drained and refilled my pool.  That’s 40,000 gallons of fresh water.  Look at your water bill and rate, do the math, and post the result back here.  It’ll be interesting to see what a gallon of fresh water goes for around the world. Is water hardware or software?