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Subaru

Another Recall

On January 8th I received another airbag recall notice for my 2007 Subaru Outback. This time the recall is for the front passenger system. I reached out to Matt Slap Subaru to see if they had the parts for the recall. They do!! I scheduled the appointment for January 20th, added it to my personal […]

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Internet Browsers Windows 10

Browser Tryouts

Based on Google Chrome engine, Microsoft releases the new Microsoft Edge web browser. I installed the new Microsoft Edge on my work computer with Windows 10. You know someone in the company will install it and then need some help when something does not go well. So far the new browser is running well including […]

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Apple Watch Exercise

January 2020 Challenges

I’ve earned the January Challenges for Apple Watch. I’ve messed up my Achilles tendon several time over the last several months and all I’ve been doing was sitting around, watching TV, making poor food choices and late night snacking. The new clothes I purchased after the weight loss in 2018 and 2019 no longer fit. […]

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Amazon Prime Apple iPhone Personal

Siri Suggestions to Watch TV

On December 28, 2019, I purchased an iPhone 11 in black with 64GB storage. My old iPhone 6S battery would not last a day on a charge, and I’ve had the battery replaced twice. Since the purchase, I’ve used Screen Mirroring to AirPlay to the Samsung Series 7 TV at work during lunch to watch […]

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Personal Subaru

Replaced 2 belts on my 2007 Subaru Outback

Replaced 2 belts on my 2007 Subaru Outback Limited Sedan. Thanks @Autozone for having the parts in stock and saving me big bucks!

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Personal

Happy 50th Moon Landing Anniversary

The first moon landing, Apollo 11, was on July 20 1969. Apollo 11’s crew was Neil Armstrong (Commander), Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin (Lunar Module pilot), and Michael Collins (Command Module pilot). To celebrate, I’m listening to Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon and will follow up with some documentaries about the Apollo missions. Maybe I’ll […]

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Personal

That’s Not How It Works

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DYI Personal Silverado

Fixed Power Windows Switch 2007 Silverado

Last year I purchased a 2007 Silverado 4×4 to use for my Boy Scout trips and some other truck related things. My Silverado has over 101,000 miles and is in pretty good shape. However it needs a little work. Three of the four power windows switches were not working properly or at all. I was […]

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Music Personal Work

Music While Driving to Remote Office

I had my iPod play all my music on shuffle on a 5 hour drive to the Virginia Beach office and several songs from the Lord of the Rings soundtrack played.  It felt like I was on a quest, carrying this new test notebook computer to test a new Active Directory (one Active Directory to […]

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Insta360 One X OBX Video

Outer Banks 360 Video

I love the Outer Banks (OBX)!  I visit every chance I can and hope to retire there someday.  On my last visit I took a stroll on the beach in Kitty Hawk and shot video with my brand new Insta360 One X camera.  I purchased the Bullet Kit from the Apple Store the month before […]