Tag Archives: “Windows 7”

The Storm is Really a Summer Breeze

May 24, 2009

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I love summertime.  And I also love mobile phones.  It’s Memorial Day weekend so I’m ramping up for summer.  But I haven’t had a new mobile phone to play with in quite a while.  Unfortunately, I won’t have a new phone for awhile.  OK, you shouldn’t feel too sorry for me as I’m angling for […]

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Windows 7: Feature Complete & Ready to Rock!

April 26, 2009

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I had a couple of “unassigned hours” this morning.  So I figured that it would be time to do a clean install of Windows 7.  And as everyone is aware, I’ve been thoroughly impressed with what Redmond has assembled.  But like most people, I’ve had a couple of minor annoyances that I wanted corrected.  And […]

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Windows 7 Media Center: A Tale of Two Experiences

March 1, 2009

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In a very short time (less than two years), I’ve become addicted to Windows Media Center.  I can turn the TV on while I go about all of the other chores I have to do.  Yeah, I’m not using an extender to run it on a huge screen.  Instead, I am running it on my […]

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I’m Feeling Seven-ish, She Said

January 10, 2009

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Cindy asked me what I thought of Windows 7 after the first hour of using it.  I told her that I felt, er, um… And she said “…seven-ish?”  And I guess she was right.  I am feeling seven-ish. Here are the ‘Roo’s first thoughts: – Installation was good – exceptioanlly good for a beta.  I […]

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Windows 7 – Finally

January 10, 2009

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It’s almost 3:00PM CST on Saturday.  And I’ve been working on this for over six (6) hours.  But I’m sure that a whole lot of people have spent a whole lot more time than I have. Yesterday morning, Microsoft was supposed to make a beta version of Windows 7 available to 2.5 million customers.   […]

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