I think its time to get rid of the HP Stream

I recently went to Best Buy with my daughter so that I could return the Ring Video Doorbell 2 (I would have to do quite a bit of legwork to get the thing mounted and I'm just not handy).  My daughter wanted to come along to play with the computers that are in the demo … Continue reading I think its time to get rid of the HP Stream

Bringing my 10 year old desktop back to life with an SSD

Way back in 2007 I bought a desktop computer from Beat Buy.  I nice shiny desktop with a quad core processor and 3GB of RAM.  It even had 2 hard drives that equaled 500GB of storage!  Being it was the early 2000’s I was still of the mindset that tower computers were best.  At the … Continue reading Bringing my 10 year old desktop back to life with an SSD

Continued Windows 10 Update Frustrations

I'm writing this post on my daughters HP Stream 13 that my father bought her a couple of years ago and I've been trying to update it without success.  The problem is the need to have 5GB of free space on the drive which is something that I don't have.  I think I've tried for … Continue reading Continued Windows 10 Update Frustrations

HP Stream – Too little storage

I bought this little computer for my daughter so that she could watch some stuff online without killing her eyes trying to always watch on her iPhone (yeah my kid is using an old iPhone 4s, you wouldn't believe how useful it is for streaming content in the minivan).  There is a new Windows 10 … Continue reading HP Stream – Too little storage

Finally upgraded my printer

Due to a slight misunderstanding with the picture for my daughters new passport that my wife is trying to get, I ended up doing a full upgrade of my homes scanning and printing capabilities. I have been itching to get a new printer for a while that was wireless so that I could print directly … Continue reading Finally upgraded my printer

Oh Desktop PC, how I’ve missed you!

Tonight the wife is out with her friends so its just me and the baby home alone. I had some things to do online tonight and I already put my baby to sleep for the evening so instead of using my MacBook Pro, I'm using my 5 year old HP Desktop PC that I haven't … Continue reading Oh Desktop PC, how I’ve missed you!

The Death of my Desktop PC (almost)

My five year old HP Pavilion Desktop is slowly but surely starting to die. I received a call from my wife today and she said that my computer was asking to go back to one of my system restore points. I can't even remember the last time I used a system restore point so I'm … Continue reading The Death of my Desktop PC (almost)

It’s not a good weekend for my tech

Well this weekend has been a total bust when it comes to the technology I use at home. I've spent the better part of the weekend trying to get everything back in working order and its taken hours to get there (I'm still doing updates right now). I was hoping for a nice quiet weekend … Continue reading It’s not a good weekend for my tech