Asides

Spelling and Saving

I generally use MS Word to compose blogs and other documents. That’s because I have it. I also have MS WordPad which is free and a part of then WIN10 OS package. The problem for my general use of WordPad is that it does not include a spellchecker. I only use WordPad to read programming or system text files that contain simple formatting. Because text files for programming contain many unusual words and abbreviations, a...

Continue reading...

Time to Relax

It sure is a good feeling when problems with my Internet Service Provider (the one that hosts my web sites) have stopped being my number one concern. I realized the move from one provider to another was necessary. Ixwebhosting, my former host had fallen far behind the curve with support-software updates. My sites were operating well but were threatened to get stuck in old release versions because the support-software required was not going to be...

Continue reading...

Sign of the Times

I had to spend some of my hard-earned retirement funds on a new doorbell button. It’s a bit more than a button. It is the “Ring” video monitor doorbell button. Halloween is here, and it will be fun capturing the visitors, but that is not the reason I made the investment. We are in an age of front door delivery. A lot of services leave packages at the door. Some ring the bell and some...

Continue reading...

Blognasium

I have many website blogs for my personal special interests. Mostly my hobbies. I have developed skills in building and maintaining well performing Content Management System (CMS) websites. Some of these dynamic sites have been created in the Amazon Web Service (AWS) cloud. I have experimented on AWS for several years with the Blognasium URL. I have taken that experience and URL, and turned Blognasium into a WWW Community Website. for sharing its services with...

Continue reading...