Logitech MX Vertical Mouse – Looks Unusual But It’s Great

I have been using the Logitech MX Vertical Mouse for a few weeks now and when you first see it the thing that strikes you is the unusual design and shape. It is an ergonomic mouse and is designed to “reduce muscle strain, decrease wrist pressure, and improve posture” I was sceptical when i first saw it – I did convey that to Logitech but to their credit they understood my concerns but still sent me one to review. I have come to really like this mouse and believe that many could benefit from the features. Because of its unusual shape it takes a bit of getting used to but will feel second nature to you in a short space of time . Features MX Vertical’s natural handshake position reduces muscular strain by 10 percent and promotes a more ergonomic posture. MX Vertical’s unique 57° vertical angle reduces the pressure on… Read More

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My Visit To The TWIT Studios In Petaluma

I have watched Leo Laporte since I discovered him and Patrick Norton back on the Screen Savers when it was shown on Foxtel many years ago. Two weeks ago during a trip to the USA I was lucky enough to travel to Petaluma a short drive north out of San Francisco to spend 2 days at the TWIT studios. It was and is well worth the trip and if you are thinking about doing it details of what you need to do can be found here . Tickets TWIT I drove up from San Francisco to Petaluma , a short drive and went to the studios and checked in with the security guard who will get you to sign a waiver ( you maybe on the show – I was ) , write your details so Leo knows who you are , and in you go the studio for The… Read More

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Doing The Census Online Seemed Like A Great Idea At The Time

As I sit at my desk I was told today that I could fill in the Census online tonight the 11th Aug but it appears that is not the case. So what has gone wrong tonight and what excuse will we see tonight or tomorrow because it appears to have happened again. What is it today ? Foreign hackers , no not really hackers but maybe bunch of ” youths ‘ that caused the website to choke or maybe that we all came home from work decided to try again and logon to complete our civic duty for the government and the website collapsed under the sheer weight of hits. We have been told that it should cope with 1,000,000 hits per hour but mathematics and the government , either side ) have never been strong points. So we came home from work on tuesday night and decided to do the… Read More

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