The Best Lotto Apps for the iPhone

I had just purchased my California Super Lotto and Mega Millions tickets (the winning ones of course ;-), and thought to myself..... Self, there must be some good iPhone and iPad apps out there for getting Lotto results and tracking my tickets to see if I've finally won.

VBScript - Adding Days and Months to a Date

Alright, I usually like to blog about some IT related challenge that I've recently overcome but tonight I'm just going to post some relatively common code that I know at least one person according to my web site statistics seemed to be looking for today in my blog and must have come up empty handed so they had to go find it on any one of at least a thousand other sites about vbscript. What where they looking for? The VBScript code to add 3 months to a date. Here it goes...

Windows 7 Error: The user profile service failed the logon. User profile cannot be loaded

Came home today and tried logging in to my Windows 7 PC and got the following error: The user profile service failed the logon. User profile cannot be loaded. 

Here is how I fixed it.

VBScript: Adding Leading Zeros to a Date

Ever need to add leading zeros to a date.  I recently had a script that needed it and I could not find a built in function in VBScript to do it so here is what I did.

The Best Pinball Games for the iPad

Check out my review of pinball games for the iPad.

How to Put Your iPhone on Vibrate

Just got my new Verizon iPhone and I did not know how to do the simplest thing like putting it on vibrate... this is how you do it.

Fixing the IE 8 warning Do you want to view only the webpage content that was delivered securely?

How to fix the ‘Do you want to view only the web page content that was delivered securely?’ in IE 8.

Xcode: Missing the .m Objective C File when Creating a New Project

If you are new to xCode and programming for the Mac, iPod or iPad and can't find your Objective c (.m) files you need to read this...

Ordering Your Next Christmas Tree Online with (Review)

This year my wife and I decided that we were just too busy to go Christmas tree shopping but yet we really wanted a live tree.  We decided to try ordering it online.

How to Copy Files from Your iPod Touch and iPad to iTunes

I recently made the mistake of purchasing a song on my iPad the other day and realized that I could not move song back to my iTunes.  With a little help from some special software it is possible to copy and move files from your iPad to iTunes.  Here is how I did it.

Skype Web Browser Plug-in Causes Web Designer Headaches

I just looked at a web site I had designed many years ago and realized that the Skype browser plug in had changed (broken) the page layout.  Here is what you will have to do to fix it....

Using Ajax with Classic Active Server Pages (ASP)

Still using classic Active Server Pages (ASP) and think you can't use Ajax?  Think again and keep reading.

Using Ajax with Classic ASP

Still using classic Active Server Pages (ASP) and think you can't use Ajax?  Think again and keep reading.

Use CSS and Sprite Images to Replace JavaScript for Rollover Menus

  • By: rcable
  • On: 08/07/2010 14:38:43
  • In: CSS
  • Comments: 0

Have you heard of the new way to design roll over menus using only CSS!  No more JavaScript!  Interested... Keep reading. 

Powershell Sample: Looping Through a List of Servers and Copying Files

I'm new to Windows Powershell but was able to figure out how to use it to take care of a repetitive task that will save me some time. Want to learn a little Powershell?.... Keep reading

Netflix for Wii Vs. Netflix for PS3

It probably should go without saying but I just received my Netflix CD-ROM for the Wii and just tested it to see how it fared against Netflix on the PS3.  Wanna know more then keep reading...

The Ultimate Collection Of Brilliant Web Design Tutorials

Here is a good list of HTML tutorials.

15 Must-Have Free Apps For Your Mac

Here is a good article about free applications for your MAC.


Blackberry Tour 9630 USB Cable - Where and what to buy

You wouldn't think it would be that hard but I had a real hard time finding a replacement USB cable for my Blackberry Tour 9630.  Need help too? Keep reading...

People of Wal-mart /

If you have not visited yet, it is a must see.

Panasonic HDC-TM15 HD Video Camera Unboxing

This video is an unboxing and my first impressions of the Panasonic HDC-TM15 HD video camera

Rusty Humphries reads one of my old Navy stories on the air

Nationally syndicated radio talk show host Rusty Humphries reads one of my old Navy stories about one of my experiences in Karachi Pakistan live on the air.

Sharing files between a Windows 7 PC and an iMac

Do you need to share files between a Windows 7 PC and an iMac on the same home network? If so keep reading...

Audible for the Blackberry Tour 9630 is finally here

This is an update to the previous blog post regarding the best version of Audible for the Blackberry Tour. Keep reading to get the updated info...

Movie Maker Missing from Windows 7?

I just got Windows 7 and could not find Movie Maker. Are you looking for Windows Movie Maker for Windows 7?  Keep reading...

Belarc Advisor: Audit your PC and create a list of all your hardware and software

Ever need a list of everything you've got on your PC? Ever loose your CD-KEY? Then you'll need a little tool I've found called Belarc Advisor and it is free if your a home user. Sounds good.... then keep reading.

LOGITECH G35 USB HEADPHONES: Is it Compatible with the Sony PS3 or the XBox 360?

Is the Logitech G35 headset compatible with the Sony PS3?  Did you buy one or are you considering purchasing a pair for yourself? If so keep reading...

CSS Form Design Using the Fieldset Tag

  • By: rcable
  • On: 11/22/2009 18:46:28
  • In: CSS
  • Comments: 0

I've been designing HTML forms for years using tables but I recently decided to see if I could code a form using CSS instead of tables. So is it time to start using CSS to layout your forms? Keep reading to see how I recently added a CSS form to one of my web sites.

PS3 PROBLEMS: No video or audio when connected to a LCD monitor

No video or audio when connecting your PS3 to a computer monitor? See what happened to me and how I fixed mine.

Introduction to C# Programming: ASCII Xmas Tree - C# and .Net Sample Project

If you're taking a programming class this article and sample c# code just might help you a little bit. For one of my programing classes we had to design a X-Mas tree with ASCII text. Hope this helps you.