Category: News

What’s happening these days

I know, I know, I have not posted in a while. Life is quite busy these days. Évelyne is now 6 1/2 months old. She started crawling this week-end and is saying her first...

UnePorte.net mentioned on Radio-Canada.ca

The technology section of the Radio-Canada.ca web site has a nice little article on UnePorte.net, the french DVD review web site that I write for. It’s not that long but does talk about the...

Getting rid of spyware

I spent Thursday night remotely working on a computer belonging to a friend of my wife’s, riddled with spyware, trojans and viruses. The first problem seen was that Internet Explorer would not work at...

The good old pocket knife goes USB

Victorinox, makers of the Swiss Army pocket knifes, have started making a new knife that will certainly appeal to the technologically inclined. It’s a knife that contains a USB key as one of its...

Great Universal Remote Control

I have recently acquired a Sony RM-VL700 universal remote control. We had tried buying the smaller model from Sony recently to replace our VCR control that was starting to have problems with some of...

Back from Seattle

Well, I just spent the last week on the West Coast in the city of Seattle, giving a class at a customer site. Seattle was a nice city, although a bit smaller than I...

Some news

I did not post for a few weeks since I was away on a two-week business trip to France, giving some courses at customer sites. I’m now back in town. My latest DVD review...