Fides Tamen Quin

Trust, but Verify...and all the other things learned while troubleshooting.

October, 2012

  • Why W8? Media Center

    You have to say the next line like “When I was a kid, I had to walk 5 miles to school, barefoot, uphill in the snow, both ways!”  I adopted Media Center back around Windows XP when you had to either buy it prebuilt onto an OEM box or cheat and get...
  • Why W8? Falling in love with a song. Everywhere.

    I was lucky enough to be graciously invited to join a friend of mine to the Kellogg’s Gymnastics Tour that visited Charlotte this past Friday. It was a fantastic show of strength, dexterity, control and grace… all of which I’m even...
  • Why W8? Surface RT and discovering Touch vs non Touch

    To start this off I want to set expectations properly. I never read the manual. On anything. I'll get a new toy (from Lawnmower to Surface) and I'll rip it out of the box and crank it up. If I cant figure out how to use it in the first 10-20 minutes then...