Jan 21

說不出的甜蜜

If you bring me once more to the party I promise that I will behave like a lady I understand I am no longer twenty But I am still looking for the sweetie

New Year Resolutions

In 2011 I will learn how to take better pictures and drink more good tea. In my spare time I will do some work stuff.

博客的文字越來越少

"博客的文字越來越少, 藏在心裡的秘密也越來越多..."
Apr 20

Good Baidu

Baidu, the largest search engine in China, and many other companies suspended their entertainment businesses on April 21st for the day to participate in the China national day of mourning to remember the victims of the earthquake in Qinghai. The earthquake took place earlier last week and today the death toll reached 2,039 dead. 195 other people were missing.
Feb 06

How about the dogs?

People can get snowed in and stay home.  How about dogs?
Dec 14

Radio Shack TRS-80 Model III vs. Dell XPS 9000

My first personal computer was a Tandy Radio Shack TRS-80 Model III.  I got it when I was very very “young”.  Just ordered my new Dell XPS 9000.  I think it would be interesting to see how technology has evolved from my first to my most recent personal computer.  Hope my math is right. Component : TRS-80 Model III : XPS 9000 : Delta RAM: 16 KB : 12 GB : +75,000,000% CPU clock speed: 2.03 MHz : 2.66 GHz : +131,034% Monitor Size: 12 in : 24 in : +200% Storage: 356 KB Floppy Drive : 2 TB Hard Disk : +280,898,876% Cost: $999: $2,500 : +250% (Inflation ignored) There were also other interesting facts about personal computing at that time using the TRS-80 as an example. The monitor was Black and White. There were no bit-mapped graphic although we were quite creative with character-based graphic. Screen resolution was 64 x 16 characters. The floppy disk was 5.25 inches in size. Hard disk was not available until a later time. Mass storage was external cassette tape. There was no such thing as pointing device (i.e. mouse). Windows 1.0 has not been invented until a few years later. There were […]
Dec 05

First snow this Winter

First snow of Winter is always forgivable with all the anticipation.  The one for this year is exceptionally beautiful.