Archives: August, 2006

Kevin — August 13, 2006, 4:53 pm

Paint problems

So I did the first “step” in my car care – the “Scratch remover”. Basically, you apply this goop on the car and buff the hell out of it – which I did with this thing. It’s SUPPOSED to remove “fine swirls and scratches”, and oh, it did that. See? Lookin’ pretty good! Yeah, it […]

Kevin — August 10, 2006, 11:38 pm

I’m a consumer whore, and how!

So, I’ve got this cordless phone. It’s not fancy, but it does what it needs to do – it, you know, dials and rings and all that stuff. However, the battery pack in it? It died. Nickel Metal Hydride is pretty yukky stuff, and it only lasts a few years; charge it up and down […]

Kevin — August 6, 2006, 4:46 pm

Pardon me Sir, can you spare a Drive?

What a fantastic way to spend a Sunday! I finally finished my long overdue home network upgrade this weekend; moving the drives of my main RAID from my primary Mac to the new “Cryptic Server” which will serve as my main backup system. See, i’ve put a lot of time and money into my G4; […]

Kevin — August 4, 2006, 3:34 pm

Team Fortress 2 trailer!

Holy AWESOME! “Team Fortress” was one of those games that just stole hours and hours and hours from my life and I never regretted one second. Valve’s follow up looks just INCREDIBLE – I’m getting sick to DEATH of cartoons and animation that try to be “real”. If I want “real”, I’ll go watch the […]