Several months ago, while traveling through the south of France, I wrote a brief post expressing my pleasant surprise — indeed, my patriotic pride — at seeing something — anything — made in the USA. A few weeks ago, I was surprised again to see another item made in the USA when I least expected … Continue reading Made in the USA
We had pleasant weather during our stay in France, but it looks like we may have left in the nick of time. (Article in French.)
Neige : l’Hérault, le Gard, l’Aude et les P.-O. en vigilance orange – http://www.midilibre.fr/2015/02/02/la-neige-s-invite-dans-tout-le-languedoc-roussillon-ce-mardi,1119452.php
I managed to get out of bed this morning in time for an early hike before work. It’s one of those few beautiful weeks we see every spring in Phoenix. The sun is up early enough to start a hike at 5:30 am, but it’s not too hot outside. Today was gorgeous. There was no discernible wind, and yet the air was clear. The brown cloud that normally covers the city during the week was nowhere to be seen.
Several months ago I bought a 2 GB RAM upgrade for my Mac mini. Admittedly it was a total impulse buy. I saw the price, thought it was a bargain, and snagged it. After the new memory arrived, I finally decided to look into how to install it. That may have been a mistake. It … Continue reading Upgrading memory on the Mac mini