Posts in category Rants and Raves

Use Your Wikipedia Donation to Suppor...

Online encyclopedia Wikipedia has begun its annual pitch for donations to continue operating as an independent, non-profit information resource. Founder Jimmy Wales will once again ask those who visit the website to donate “to protect and sustain Wikipedia.” This year, I encourage you to put this donation to a better use. Please use the money [...]

The More Things Change…

The More Things Change…
…the more they stay the same.  So Windows Spaces Live became WordPress, and Windows Live updated its Writer blog writing program to look more like Microsoft Word (which begs the question, why not incorporate it into Word?).  The format is completely different, though.  Draft blog entries and entries that have already been poste [...]

Good Thing I Archive

Good Thing I Archive
Spaces Live is shutting down and asked bloggers if they want to migrate to WordPress.com.  Like any obedient customer, I said yes and migrated the World Adventurers site to WordPress.com before Spaces Live terminates my account.  Microsoft said it would fully migrate the blog, but only the past year moved over to WordPress!  Th [...]