2011 Apple MacBook Pro with Defective GPU Runs Manjaro Linux Perfectly

Kara bought a lightly used 2011 MacBook Pro from my cousin. She got a good year of use out of it before the recalled GPU failed. Unfortunately, it wasn’t until after the GPU failed that we discovered the recall. Now that the window has passed, a fix would cost $500, according to Apple, at a… Continue reading 2011 Apple MacBook Pro with Defective GPU Runs Manjaro Linux Perfectly

Published
Categorized as Blog

Third Parties are Changing Industries

Like it or not, third-parties can change an industry from the outside. TrueCar, Cargurus, Edmunds, and Cars.com changed the car business. Expedia, Priceline, Trivago, Orbits, and Travelocity changed the hospitality industry. And similarly, Postmates, Doordash, Grubhub, and UberEats will change the restaurant business during COVID-19. When restaurants were closed during the shutdown, I began ordering… Continue reading Third Parties are Changing Industries

Published
Categorized as Blog

The First Website

There are now 250 Billion websites, 220,000 of these launched within the last 24 hours, as seen here: https://zonefiles.io/. Sure, not all of these domains are useful. Many of these domains are for sale with a landing page full of advertising. Others are still on a Dreamhost under construction page. But, imagine there was a… Continue reading The First Website

Published
Categorized as Blog

Unboxing Cheapest 1080p Walmart Monitor Surf Onn

When I make my weekly rounds at Walmart, shopping for groceries, I always swing by the electronics section once or twice. I love electronics and enjoy the thrill of experiencing new products, even if its just for a few moments with the display unit. On my most recent trip to Walmart I noticed the Surf… Continue reading Unboxing Cheapest 1080p Walmart Monitor Surf Onn

Fediverse: Mastodon the Alternative to Twitter

I am always looking for new Social Networks to join. I have a Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Vimeo, LinkedIn, Snapchat, TikTok, Vero, Reddit, WordPress, Blogger, Tumblr, SoundCloud, MixCloud, and the list goes on and on. There are about 250+ social networks (the last time I looked for a complete list). I thought I had joined… Continue reading Fediverse: Mastodon the Alternative to Twitter