The Lanham Factor
The (ir)rational thoughts of a (not-so)mad man

November 2009 Entries

Win7 64 Drivers Help Request

So I still love Windows 7. It is easily the best OS Microsoft has released, head and shoulders above those before it (with the possible exception of DOS 6.22). However... My Lenovo Thinkpad W700 seems to still be missing some drivers. I downloaded a Windows7 Drivers file from Lenovo's site but it doesn't seem to help. According to the Device Manager I am missing drivers for: - Other Devices - Base System Device - Base System Device - PCI Serial Port - PCI Simple Communications Controller This isn't ......

This is the Droid You're Looking For

I bought a Droid (http://www.droiddoes.com) from Verizon Wireless and I love it! I wanted a WinMobile phone but have been disappointed for years in them. I did NOT want a Blackberry. So I was patient. About a year ago I bought an LG Voyager and I didn't like it at all. So I bought a Droid and it is FANTASTIC. It is so easy to use, so flexible and versatile, and FAST. True multi-tab browsing, always-on email, Exchange mail and calendaring, pop mail, text-to-speech, and the touch screen is FANTASTIC. ......

Thank A Veteran - It's That Time Again

Thank you veterans and active duty personnel who have sacrificed and served our country in good times and bad. If you haven't thanked a veteran today, please do so. If you don't know a veteran, let me suggest a few: Hobart Carder (Silver Star for Gallantry in action, European Theater, World War II, Honorable Discharge) Kyle Farmer (Bronze Star of Valor, South East Asian Theater, Vietnam War, Honorable Discharge) James Dahlgren (Navy, Honorable Discharge) Donald Paul Taylor (Navy, Honorable Discharge) ......