When I Grow Up

<posted on it-toolbox.com> There are a few "life" things that I've learned in school this week, but so I don't stray from the subject too often, I'm keeping those to myself for now. Instead, I'm going to look at why I am here in this community. W… more »

Back to School

<posted on it-toolbox.com> After a few decades in the workforce, I'm going back to school in the Computer Information Systems degree program at The University of Texas at Tyler. I already subscribe to several lists here and elsewhere and follow s… more »

An IT Education

Today I completed my third day at University of Texas at Tyler. I am studying Computer Information Systems and have 2 years of classes to complete the degree requirements. Many IT professionals have opinions about the direction that more »


A family member recently sent this zodiac description of my sign and I was amazed at the accuracy of the description. Sure any random commentary on a person's character has a chance at getting a few things right but this... This personality analysis i more »

Newegg and the Brother HL 5250DN

Times must be getting hard and the big guys are having to take drastic measures. Last week I wrote about Lowe's unknown price hike and this week there's Newegg's renege on an advertised price. My last email has all the details. more »

Our365 photos

I came across this help wanted ad in the Tyler Paper today. Our365 has an opening for a strong sales & customer service oriented person to take babies' first more »

Lowe's: Kudos or Warning?

Do you check your register receipt? Last week I decided to use my $25 project discount card at Lowe's to get materials to install new gutters. I made my list checked it twice got the pricing directly from the more »