Santa Claus

I bought a new toy today, although I’ll only get to play with it for a couple of days. My parents, both approaching seventy, decided they want to check out the internet, so for Christmas I bought them an Asus Eeebox. The minidesktop comes with a 1.6 GHz Atom processor, 160 Gb disk, a gigabyte… Continue reading Santa Claus


Christmas is coming, and all too fast. Retailers, battered by cautious consumers who have already adjusted their spending habits to recessionary times, started advertising their Christmas sales even before Hallowe’en was out of the way. I even saw one report of a January Sale. Still, if you spot the perfect gift, it’s never too easy… Continue reading Rush