Win10 Update Error 0x880070002 – 0x20009

Continued from Another Patch Today While attempting to update Windows 10 to version 1703, I ran into problems. “We couldn’t finish installing updates” And it would then tell me an update was available. MS Community responded to my questions: “KB4034658 indicates you are on version 1607. The latest stable...

UUUUUUUUUUUUU FUCKED UP

You know a video file is fucked up when you open it in a hex editor and it looks like this:...

It’s never our fault: GoDaddy again

I’m having terrible speeds connecting to my FTP server which I host with GoDaddy. Call tech support, we do a traceroute. They blame COX, my ISP. Tracing route to ip-107-180-12-113.ip.secureserver.net [107.180.12.113] over a maximum of 30 hops: 1    <1 ms    <1 ms    <1 ms  router.asus.com [192.168.1.1] 2     7 ms    ...

Healthnet – “we can’t give you that information”

The last few years, I’ve become more involved in how my health insurance works. Before – I’d just go to a doctor – pay what wasn’t covered and move on with my life. But due to changes in my life, understanding what is covered and what isn’t has become...

RE256 Part II: The Searching Continues

Continued from Part 1 SCANLINES Modern monitors have a much higher refresh rate than in the old days, by a factor of 10. What I needed was something that could handle 15hz ( or so – I didn’t know the exact refresh rate, since technical manuals are hard to...

Freedom Ain’t Free

  Our liberty and freedoms are practical, if not easy. We don’t always get what we want. We have to share a country with people who are different from ourselves in a million different ways. We share a country with people we love and also those we hate. It...

Democrats for Donald Trump. How to worship our new King.

Watching the transition process has gotten me thinking about what is motivating Trump. Fame, perhaps and always money. Personally I believe he will struggle with the negative attention he will receive as president. He truly does lack the temperament for the job. I don’t believe he has a hard...