Frustration

Comcast and Bad Service

Despite the fact that we’ve decided over time that we’re not willing to pay Comcast’s prices for cable television and telephone, we’ve never really been able to ditch them for high-speed internet service.  Frankly, there’s no real competition for them in this market.  AT&T offers U-Verse service (DSL) here, but it’s not really comparable.  …

Fujitsu Scansnap s1300i Deluxe

Product Review: Fujitsu S1300i Scanner

As part of my paperless office project, I purchased a Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300i Instant PDF Sheet-Fed Mobile Document Scanner a few weeks ago.  Aside from the fact it had a rating of 4.5/5.0 stars on Amazon, the scanner is very heavily recommended in productivity forums for integration with Evernote. To be fair, Evernote also makes a really slick…

Event traffic backed up on Matthews Bridge on Gate River Run race day.

Missing the Gate River Run

After Jen and I took up running, our first Gate River Run, which serves as the U.S. 15k Championship, was in 2007.  I had barely started running at that point (Jen had recently completed her first half-marathon with Team In Training) and I recall smoking a cigarette in the parking lot before we walked to the…