Sam Redman's Musings

Random thoughts on a variety of subjects

Monthly Archives: February, 2010

Microsoft’s great Windows 7 beta tester scam

by Sam Redman I just completed an unofficial (techy and somewhat complicated) “workaround,” which delivered perfectly an updated version of the release copy of Windows 7 and I was able … Continue reading

February 28, 2010 · Leave a comment

Snowboarding is an insane “non sport”

by Sam Redman Snowboarding is a nothing but daredevil “sport” and should not be getting the extensive media exposure that it does, causing it to be glamorized among young men. … Continue reading

February 18, 2010 · 1 Comment

Haitian Child Slavery – the government wants to stop the “rescues”

by Sam Redman It is surprising how ignorant so many people are of the real situation in Haiti where from 700,000 to a million children are now working as slaves, … Continue reading

February 10, 2010 · Leave a comment

Twitter is slowing finding its place (yawn).

by Sam Redman Twitter seems to have several “uses,” but the question is how many of these are really significant to the extent that they will remain necessary to an … Continue reading

February 3, 2010 · 2 Comments