Monthly Archives: October 2016

First it was my knee

I hyper extended my lower right leg last week, and my knee is still letting me know it didn’t like it. I ended up getting a ‘patella band’, and it does help. Sooooo.. I was letting Ziggy in, and try … Continue reading

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Garmin, you really suck

My old Samsung Galaxy 5, which had Navigon by Garmin on it, took a fall and starting having issues. So, I got a new Samsung S7 and used SmartSwitch to import all my apps.  I started up Navigon, and got … Continue reading

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As much as I like DIVX player

I had been having problems with VLC, it would ‘forget’ what audio device for sound and when I reselected which one, restarted it would start with the volume locked in 150%.  So, I uninstalled it and installed DIVX. DIVX player … Continue reading

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Do I look like some shady character?

My knee has been bothering me almost a week.  Regardless, I went for a walk, albeit slightly slower than usual trying to make sure I didn’t limp, and kept my steps even. I still lurch a bit, because of the … Continue reading

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Amazing how much cat fur accrues

I’m just starting to get back into the game… The game of house cleaning.  I don’t think any of the floors have been vacuumed since mid-August, coincidentally when my shoulder was operated on.  I have this receptacle on my bagless … Continue reading

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Where one fell to the curb, another stepped up

Last week, I blogged about how Zoner Photo had gone to the dark side, and went Subscription only with their latest release that had finally included support for layers. I had, prior to that, heartily recommended them as an alternative … Continue reading

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That figures

I finally get Registax to work by reducing size of 10 images to 80%  (easy to ’embiggen’ back to original size), as it’s 32 bit so can only access 4gbs of the 32gb of ram I have installed. Soooo, I … Continue reading

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POSSIBLE TRIGGER WARNING:

Ok. people must have noticed (yeah, right) how strongly I have come out against Donald Trump’s sexually assaulting women by groping their genitals (aka grabbing their pussy). Many of his supporters think it’s because of the language, but fuck that, … Continue reading

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Well, Zoner Studio, it was fun while it lasted

For a few years, I have been recommending Zoner Photo Studio Pro for photo editing as an alternative to having to ‘rent’ Adobe products. For some unfathomable reason, ZP has decided to go the ‘rental route’, with monthly subscriptions. And … Continue reading

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Week 9 Post Op

It seems the different dressing, a pressure dressing, is stopping the over-granulation, so I won’t need silver nitrate injections to ‘level it’.  That’s a mercy! Also, the inflammation due to waterproof dressing and solocite has gone way down. Wound debrided, … Continue reading

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