Category: i hate technology

  • Helpful hints on how to spend your economic stimulus check.

    It’s my birthday kind of soon, and, although my list is usually of the “oh, gee, whatever, I’m easy” variety, this year I have some very specific requests. So I figured I’d give everyone a heads-up and some lead time, because some of this shit is kind of expensive. First off, I’ve gone far too […]

  • When FedEx fails, ErinirE goes to the Apple store

    Whenever I go anywhere, it’s inevitable that I leave a small piece of myself behind, and I don’t mean that in a maudlin way. Usually it’s a toothbrush or a bra, but an hour after I left Kaia’s place, she called me with the bad news that my computer’s power supply was still plugged into […]

  • I need two things:

    a computer and a coat. I’ll be using the computer mostly for low-end computing processes, however, there is a chance that at some point I will want my computer to run AVID. I will also be using my computer to transfer files in the field from a digital audio recorder, specifically, Sound Devices’ 744T. Which […]

  • Blogger, you suck

    It took me half an hour to log on. And now? I don’t even want to write anymore. I’m putting blogger on notice. As an impatient person, I can’t be bothered with daily outages, slow load times, and the constant “Could not connect to Blogger.com. Saving and publishing may fail. Test connection now.” message. Anyone […]

  • It’s a quick slide backwards, that.

    I didn’t have TV for years. During college I spent 58.2% of my time mindlessly staring at the television, indulging in the boredom that TV breeds. You know, you watch one show, and then something else comes on, and you’re not really that interested, but you don’t feel like doing much else. Pretty soon 3 […]