Moore’s Law…

Is FIFTY years old… The complexity for minimum component costs has increased at a rate of roughly a factor of two per year. Certainly over the short term this rate can be expected to continue, if not to increase. Over … Continue reading

Aging out…

Japan is in trouble population wise… The total has shrunk for the fourth year running, falling back to a level it was last at in 2000, with more than one in four people now aged 65 or older. From the … Continue reading

There IS good out there…

Occasionally one DOES hear a good story.  This is one of those… h/t JP I’m currently at the NRA Annual Meeting, if there is anything specific you’d like me to look at for you, leave me a comment and I’ll … Continue reading

Fireworks…

I thought I’d seen some good ones, but this one out of Hunan Province in China blows me away… This is apparently from the 2013 Chinese New Year. And they are a LOT more ‘creative’ than our folks (And don’t … Continue reading

The Hugo, Sad Puppies and a parallel…

I’ve pretty much stayed out of the commentaries and everything else surrounding Sad Puppies and the Hugo, but I’ve paid my money and I will vote my one vote… BUT, having said that and having read the vitriol coming from … Continue reading

Oops…

Glock slipped up and announced a new gun a ‘tad’ early… Courtesy of the NRA… GLOCK Releases Single Stack 9mm Concealed Carry – The New G43 SMYRNA, Ga – (Mar. 20, 2015)  – Today GLOCK, Inc. announced the release of … Continue reading

I wonder…

I REALLY wonder where some people learned how to drive… Sigh… I’m betting they never learned to color inside the lines either… Of course the one on the right that started it had a DC plate, so no real surprise… … Continue reading

Finally!!!

Windoze is FINALLY going to kill Internet Exploder… Couldn’t happen soon enough for those of us who aren’t allowed by company policy to run any other browsers… Woo Hoo!!! This from Digital Trends on Fox HERE. Doing the happy dance… … Continue reading

Dilbert…

It’s going to be one of THOSE weeks… This one has resided for years on the break room bulletin board, and it’s STILL true… I know this is a case of the pot calling the kettle black, but dammit, WHY … Continue reading

Grrr…

I made a mistake this morning and slept in… By the time I got to the range it was a three hour wait. Seems like everybody and their brother decided to get out and shoot this morning… The rifle range … Continue reading