Still no go... back to 3GB RAM

After installing Vista Service Pack 1 things seemed to be running pretty well.  Both ATI cards were functioning and looking good.  But after a couple hours of use, system performance degraded, especially relating to video.  Then the ATI drivers crashed and restarted successfully, just like the nVidia drivers did. So,... [Read More]

Video Card Update - Vista Service Pack 1

I installed Vista Service Pack 1 today.  I put my stick of RAM back in, and I have no distorted graphics.  Still using the 2 ATI cards.  I'm going to keep my fingers crossed.  It feels good to have that 4th GB of RAM back.

Test your smoke detectors

Fire investigators determined that Mike did not have a working smoke detector in his house.  Having one could have possibly saved his life.  Please test yours when you get home today. [Read More]

Goodbye, Mike Martinelli

I found out yesterday that a friend from high school passed away this week.  Mike Martinelli died on Friday, February 15th, 2008, 3 weeks after being burned in a fire at his home.  Mike had been found lying unconscious beside his back door. Mike's obituary: MARTINELLI Michael R. beloved son... [Read More]