XserveTest.com http://xservetest.com Random Thoughts on an Xserve Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:05:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Too Hot Labor Day! http://xservetest.com/2014/09/too-hot-labor-day/ http://xservetest.com/2014/09/too-hot-labor-day/#comments Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:05:58 +0000 http://xservetest.com/?p=1928 Read more]]> http://xservetest.com/2014/09/too-hot-labor-day/feed/ 0 Not again for 823 Years http://xservetest.com/2014/08/not-again-for-823-years/ http://xservetest.com/2014/08/not-again-for-823-years/#comments Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:10:40 +0000 http://xservetest.com/?p=1948 This month, August 2014, will have 5 Fridays, 5 Saturdays and 5 Sundays. This happens only once every 823 years. … Read more]]> http://xservetest.com/2014/08/not-again-for-823-years/feed/ 0 Cloudy Day http://xservetest.com/2014/07/cloudy-day/ http://xservetest.com/2014/07/cloudy-day/#comments Tue, 15 Jul 2014 03:02:02 +0000 http://xservetest.com/?p=1880 The Cloud is an interactive lamp and speaker system, designed to mimic a thundercloud in both appearance and entertainment. Using motion sensors the cloud detects a your presence and creates a unique lightning and thunder show dictated by your movement. The system features a powerful speaker system from which the user can stream music via […] … Read more]]> http://xservetest.com/2014/07/cloudy-day/feed/ 0 The Path Less Traveled http://xservetest.com/2014/06/the-path-less-traveled/ http://xservetest.com/2014/06/the-path-less-traveled/#comments Fri, 20 Jun 2014 02:22:30 +0000 http://xservetest.com/?p=1875 Most ruled journals out there are printed with straight lines that run horizontally across the page. According to famed San Diego based artist Naomi Ritchie, straight lines can inhibit the artistic flow. Fortunately there are drawing pads with our lines and now there is the Inspiration Pad, a composition book with each page sporting a […] … Read more]]> http://xservetest.com/2014/06/the-path-less-traveled/feed/ 0 The Pale Blue Dot http://xservetest.com/2014/06/the-pale-blue-dot/ http://xservetest.com/2014/06/the-pale-blue-dot/#comments Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:42:23 +0000 http://xservetest.com/?p=1871 From this distant vantage point, the Earth might not seem of any particular interest. But for us, it’s different. Consider again that dot. That’s here. That’s home. That’s us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was, lived out their lives. The aggregate of […] … Read more]]> http://xservetest.com/2014/06/the-pale-blue-dot/feed/ 0 Glue Dots http://xservetest.com/2014/06/glue-dots/ http://xservetest.com/2014/06/glue-dots/#comments Sun, 01 Jun 2014 16:27:24 +0000 http://xservetest.com/?p=1850 Glue Dots® are a double-sided, pressure sensitive adhesive that bonds instantly to virtually any surface. They are mess-free, non-toxic and require no dry time. Available in a variety of formulas, Glue Dots® work very well for everything from quick repairs and school projects to hanging posters without damaging your walls.They even have industrial strength versions […] Removable Glue Dots Sheet are clear-lined, double sided adhesives that bond instantly to most clean, dry surfaces. Glue Dots stay secure and replace messy liquid glues, requiring no drying time. Removable Glue Dots use a lightweight glue formula making a loose bond for transitional projects. Unlike tapes and putties, Removable Glue Dots can be removed easily without staining or leaving behind a sticky residue. These Dots are acid and lignin free, non-toxic, and photo safe. They bond easily, the pressure sensitive dots are perfect for the office, school and home. They also adhere to paper, vellum, fabric, wood, foam, plastic and more! They are ideal for kids, with no fumes, no mess and no drying time. Package contains 600 Dots, 1/2 inch diameter.… Read more]]> http://xservetest.com/2014/06/glue-dots/feed/ 0 Lost Keys, No More http://xservetest.com/2014/05/lost-keys-no-more/ http://xservetest.com/2014/05/lost-keys-no-more/#comments Wed, 28 May 2014 16:12:46 +0000 http://xservetest.com/?p=1847 The concept of try to find lost keys in a purse is familiar to many, whether it is your purse or your significant others’,  countless hours have been wasted try to find them. A clever inventor has come up with the solution in a product with an equally clever name, Finders Key Purse. Simply connect […] … Read more]]> http://xservetest.com/2014/05/lost-keys-no-more/feed/ 0 Write in the Rain http://xservetest.com/2014/05/write-in-the-rain/ http://xservetest.com/2014/05/write-in-the-rain/#comments Mon, 26 May 2014 16:42:12 +0000 http://xservetest.com/?p=1798 The hassle of soggy and illegible paperwork has plagued outdoor professionals for decades. JL Darling LLC’s founder Jerry Darling developed the early version of Rite in the Rain paper to address that problem for the Pacific Northwest logging industry in the 1920′s and our product has been evolving ever since. Still manufactured in Tacoma, Washington, […] For the outdoor enthusiast who seeks plenty of room to write thoughts, ideas or record trail or camping data, our 4 5/8 in x 7 in Outdoor Journal is designed to give you room to roam. This Journal provides plenty of space to sketch or simply note information that you'll refer to time and time again. Take it along with you without worrying about inclement weather conditions... hike and camp to your hearts content and we'll help you recall why it was a great experience!… Read more]]> http://xservetest.com/2014/05/write-in-the-rain/feed/ 0 Bear in a queue… http://xservetest.com/2014/05/bear-in-a-queue/ http://xservetest.com/2014/05/bear-in-a-queue/#comments Thu, 22 May 2014 18:42:00 +0000 http://xservetest.com/?p=1763   We’ve all been there, trying to decide if we should switch lines, and it usually results in the same outcome. Uff dah. … Read more]]> http://xservetest.com/2014/05/bear-in-a-queue/feed/ 0 A Cleaner iPhone http://xservetest.com/2014/05/a-cleaner-iphone/ http://xservetest.com/2014/05/a-cleaner-iphone/#comments Fri, 16 May 2014 15:27:04 +0000 http://xservetest.com/?p=1757 You don’t have to be like Howie mandel (aka germaphobic) to understand that your iPhone could be one of the most germ ridden things you come into contact with during the day. You put your iPhone on tables and counters, where many different germs congragate, you use the device while in the restroom, you breathe […] … Read more]]> http://xservetest.com/2014/05/a-cleaner-iphone/feed/ 0