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Domains are Getting Expensive

I’m guessing there is possibly cheaper registrars but I generally renew domains every 2 years and while I had debated letting AdamJacksonLive.com lapse, I decided to keep it a bit longer. It was a domain i bought for a podcast that happened but never took off. Anyway, the .beer TLD is really expensive but I …

Technology: iMac, Made in America

My 27” iMac (2012 Core i7, Non-Retina) was assembled in USA using parts from all over the world (mostly China). The MacPro is made in USA as well. I was happy to see on my iMac Box for the 2015 Retina 5K model that it was also assembled in USA. The parts come from all …

Technology: Home Theatre, 90 degree HDMI / Power Cables

Heather and I are merging our households and I helped her purchase a surround sound projection system last year. She purchased an Ikea Bookshelf that will act as a room-divider for the space entering our bedroom but also a storage for our books, movies, games and various collectible glassware I’ve accrued in my travels. Bookshelf …

Technology: My New Home Network (2016)

In 2014, I spent a lot of time researching and implementing a new home-network. I wanted a network that could really help me achieve anything without being held back. I’m really happy with the results of those efforts and they’re still paying off. Anywhere in the world, I can VPN into my home and access …