Category Archives: Computers & Internet

WordPress, Simple Facebook Connect, and Share button not showing

Problem: Facebook share button will not show up using WordPress 3.0.1 and Simple Facebook Connect. I tried this with themes Twenty Ten, Twenty Ten Weaver, and an old pre-3.0 default theme based on Kubrick. Your problem may not be with … Continue reading

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VDaemon Error: Can't unserialize validators information.

This post is for anyone having a problem using VDaemon for web form validation getting the error message “VDaemon Error: Can’t unserialize validators information.“ I moved the site using VDaemon to a new server and started getting the error message. … Continue reading

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WordPress K2 Theme Sidebar Manager Broke My Site

This post is for WordPress admins who find their sites suddenly not displaying right after working with the K2 theme sidebar manager. Configuration: As of this writing, I am using WordPress 2.3.3 with release 4 of the K2 theme. I … Continue reading

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One more reason Verizon FIOS will kick Comcast Cable internet service in the cajones.

I just moved into an apartment – no FIOS available – and signed up for Comcast’s internet service. I got a pretty good promotion for a year on the service. I notice almost immediately that it’s slower than my previous … Continue reading

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Sticky sITUATION – the rest of the story!

My brother scooped me on this one… But I’ve got the rest of the story! As he posted, we received the following support e-mail: “Well it had to happen sOMETIME I THINK I ScrewED UP MY LAP TOP I Spilled … Continue reading

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Western Digital MyBook Open Case Recover Data

I have a 500 gig Western digital MyBook external drive. One day I hooked it up to my computer and it would not power up (for the purposes of this post, the background as to why it might not boot … Continue reading

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PNY USB Flash Drive – Takes a licking and keeps on ticking!

Last December I lost one of those small USB flash drives. I couldn’t find it *anywhere* and figured I left it onsite at a job and someone took it. This weekend I was sitting inside talking to my girlfriend. She … Continue reading

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Very Important Message About Laptop Branding

I fell asleep holding my laptop. When I woke up in the morning my leg was *really* hot and kind of hurt. I put the laptop on the floor and my legs were red where the laptop was sitting. Not … Continue reading

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Microsoft Windows Software Now Available for Desktop Linux Users with Debut of CrossOver Office for Linspire

Let’s just say this… I do *NOT* plan to move to the next Microsoft operating system. Come hell or high water, I will figure out another way. I’m not mister anti-Microsoft at all costs but the last move I had … Continue reading

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Catch the bear. Try to skin the bear. Get eaten by the bear.

When I worked at [nameless souless big corporation] I remember a conversation I had with a guy from the business development department. I was working in one of the computer departments and he was telling me what he was promising … Continue reading

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Girls Like Guys Who Have Skills

Programming Skills… Argh.

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My 1440 x 900 world.

Somebody told me it was sunny out. I Googled it.

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Right now, programming is not my friend.

I can’t program lately. But I can still blog. Thank God for that. I’m sure my clients will understand.

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