Archives for: June 2011

And now for a little shameless begging

As I've previously established, I am committed to gradually turning over every shred of personal data to Google's servers. That said, if anybody has a Google+ invite they'd like to send me I would greatly appreciate it. more »
posted by jksterup | 06/30/11| 06:48:00 am| Home and personal, Computers| 4 comments »

Storm of 2011

I think I can confidently say that I won’t be underestimating the power of the Missouri storm anymore. When I was growing up in Nebraska I didn’t have much reason to fear the weather. The state certainly has its share of tornadoes, and at least once… more »
posted by jksterup | 06/28/11| 09:45:00 am| Home and personal| 2 comments »


EW Hobbit Bilbo | /Film After all the delays, rumors, hype, and everything else, now it seems real to me. Hooray! more »
posted by brendoman | 06/23/11| 09:45:00 am| Movies, LOTR| Leave a comment »


Pottermore: Register your interestPottermore is a free website that builds an exciting online experience around the reading of the Harry Potter books. Come back on 31st July to find out how you can get the chance to enter Pottermore early. more »
posted by brendoman | 06/23/11| 09:33:00 am| Books, I'm a Big Geek| 2 comments »

Head in the Cloud

I remember a conversation I had with a friend several years ago about the future of home computers. We were talking about how someday the purpose of a personal computer or a laptop will not be to store data, but merely to be used as an access point to d… more »
posted by jksterup | 06/17/11| 12:05:00 pm| Computers| Leave a comment »

Summer Movie Update

It's one of the most wonderful times of the year and now that I have a bit more free time because of the closure of Smodcastle I can actually do things like go to the movies. So I guess it's cool. Here is a simple update on my thoughts of movies so fa… more »
posted by brendoman | 06/08/11| 11:29:00 am| Movies, Anything Else| 2 comments »