Color Nook Pixel Qi/Mirasol hopes

Here’s hoping that the color nook will have a Pixel Qi or Mirasol display and is not just a slightly redesigned Pandigital Novel. That would be a real shame. Our  current nook is really good and I find reading on the nook far better than even a real book. It’s easier to hold while sleeping,…

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Missing Blockbuster Stores

I go on vacation and return to find all the Blockbuster stores in Charlottesville are gone. First thing I go and do is check if Blockbuster exists at all or have they filed for bankruptcy and shut down operations. Luckily they still exist, but no more stores here = no Total Access for me. Blockbuster,…

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Switching to DishHD – Not

A while back when we switched to Dish Network from Comcast, I saw Dish had a set of packages called TurboHD which were HD only. Now we have a new HDTV, a baby and not that much time to watch TV and I saw the awesome quality of NBC HD over the air, I went…

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Charlottesville Local Restaurant Chains

Charlottesville is home to many local chain eateries all of which offer excellent food IMHO and this is a list of all that I know of.  Comment if I missed any. Criteria for inclusion – started in Cville and has 2 or more locations here. I was going to call this post only in Cville…

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Supplied Cables with Home Theater Systems

This weekened we bought a Samsung HT-BD1250 Blu Ray Home Theater in a box system. The system as a whole is fantastic with great picture and great sound. But the cable included in the box is a regular composite video cable that can only do 480i!! (not even 480p). That is just ridiculous. A non-tech…

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Lies, Damned Lies and Blockbuster Lies

I have been a fan of Blockbuster online as compared to Netflix but recently Blockbuster has been getting worse everyday. I returned my last batch of DVDs to the store almost a week ago. There are lots of available titles in my Queue and the top two titles in the queue are marked as available….

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Blog Gone!! Fantastico crapped out!

My Blog got completely wiped out while upgrading it from fantastico. It didn’t even take a proper backup. I’m restoring from my own backups while Ahan is sleeping and it should be up shortly! My host – Webhostingbuzz also had to lose their backup drive just last night so they coudn’t restore for me.

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Storkcraft Recall

Update 03/11 After waiting on the phone half an hour yesterday, I got through to customer service and today got this email Thank you for contacting the Stork Craft Recall Team. You request is being processed and the replacement brackets will be shipped on the first come first served basis. Please allow several business days…

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7,179 awaiting moderation

I have 7179 comments awaiting moderation so if you did post a comment on this blog, it’s probably lost in the spam. I’m finally going to get Akismet to see if that helps because the captcha is broken 🙁

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