Category Archives: Geek

Export MapMyFitness activities into Dailymile.com with RunGap

I’ve been working on a way to get all of my running logs into one place. A little unnecessary history: I started off with CoolRunning, changed to RunningAhead, then moved to MapMyFitness when I started swimming and doing triathlons. Each … Continue reading

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Trying my hand with Ubuntu Linux

Due to some issues I’m having with FreeBSD and Amazon EC2, I’m experimenting with some alternative options. I found this article and used it to create a webserver in about 10 minutes. Now to try to move everything over.

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Moon shines down

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Solar eclipse on Sunday night

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Leaking issue with my Lifeproof case (updated with photo of broken case)

EDIT– 4 April 2012, 11:09 AM- Lifeproof is sending a replacement case, first class. Just figured out why my case was taking in water and letting out way too much air. If you look closely, you’ll see that there are … Continue reading

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Leaking issue with my Lifeproof case

Just jumped off of the phone with Lifeproof. Posting photos so they can see charge port door and foam insert. I’m not sure which way the foam goes back in.  In my mind, the oval depression would line up with … Continue reading

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My Lifeproof case leaked!

Uh oh…just had to kick an email over to Lifeproof because my case failed the water test.  Hopefully I can get this thing fixed.  It’s seriously been the best case I’ve ever owned for this phone. Crossing fingers…

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Apple has given us 5.1 for our battery life problems

I upgraded last night…will post results at the end of today.

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NelsonShack evicts the BloodyToe

Well I think we all saw this coming.  It used to reside at www.nelsonshack.com.  Then it moved to bloodytoe.nelsonshack.com.  It rode on the coattails of The Nelson Shack, learning from the ways of it’s parent site, waiting for the time … Continue reading

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Limit Switch on my Trane XE-80

11:40 PM:  Discover cold air blowing through the vents.  Wow.  It’s just one thing after another with these AC/Heating units, isn’t it? 2:06 AM:  So far, I’m batting 3 for 3 in fixes with this thing, because tonight, I managed … Continue reading

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