Monthly Archives: May 2005

SimpleTech SimpleDrive 250 GB External USB 2.0 Hard Drive ( STI-USB235/250 )

The new drive arrived on Tuesday (about 5 days ago). It has lived up to expectations. Even though it’s a USB drive it’s pretty fast. The one slow case seems to be copying from a DVD to the USB drive. … Continue reading

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ASP Based Play List Generator

I’ve placed a code sample on my scripting pages showing how to generate an ASX play list for Windows Media Player (or any others that support ASX files) using a database and Windows Media Server or just HTTP based (web … Continue reading

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Windows Needs A Media Server

As I write this I am listening to songs from the 60’s and 70’s randomly chosen from a database of my music served up by Windows Media Server running on Windows Sever 2003. James Taylor is playing right now. It’s … Continue reading

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Toys

I ordered some toys. One was an HP Scanjet 4600. $29.00 @ Staples.  I thought it would be good for making photocopies but it turns out to be a really nice scanner. Scans of colour and greyscale images came out … Continue reading

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