Wii Problem With The Wii

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I had done my research but I didn’t realize the complication of installing the Wii in a home theater! I got everything hooked up quickly. I had picked up the component video cables so I just removed my Gamecube and its component cables and swapped in the Wii. I put all my Gamecube controllers and memory into the Wii. However, … Read More

Almost Famous

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One of my favorite blog posts that I ever shared was on pool chairs. To my surprise last week, a reporter from the Wall Street Journal called me. She was doing a story on “Chair Hogs” and wanted to interview me. Only took a few minutes. Well, the story ran today (2/24) in the WSJ. Its in the Weekend Journal … Read More

Gotta Go Wii

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I have been sulking lately that I don’t have any of the new stuff on the market. No HD DVD player. No next gen game console. No new Vista. So I started feeling like I was out of it. My wife did not understand this position. It was like a geek depression of sorts. I pride myself on having this … Read More

Xbox Reborn

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Our kids watch nearly all their movies these days on my wife’s iMac. After the multitude of unreadable DVDs, I bought nearly all the SlySoft products about a year ago. They have been flawless. So now we buy DVDs and rip to ISOs. Then the kids can just double click on the movie they want in Finder and it loads … Read More

Seeing Things

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What the heck is that? Its Windows’s Solitaire and Photo Booth sharing the same desktop! Wait that’s the Vista sidebar and the OS X dock??? I was messing around with the new build of Parallels this weekend and they have this Coherence feature. Instead of running Windows full screen on your Mac, or running Windows in a window, you can … Read More