September 2012

Featherlight Computing in the Clouds

by carbonboy on September 30, 2012

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My new Toshiba Z935 – Almost too Light! As no one has claimed my 100 peso offer for reading my last long post from start to finish (I can’t blame you), likely no one knows that I dropped my Dell laptop a few weeks back.  Likely no one cares. I guess I will never really […]

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 My old Mazda B2500 and New Ford Focus Titanium (100 pesos to all who can read this dull post from start to finish!) Of the three Washington DC airports I use, Regan National is the smoothest to deal with. First, it’s closest to my house. BWI and Dulles take an extra hour, and one never […]

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Departing Querétaro, México – for a Time – Part I

by carbonboy on September 16, 2012

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 Washington National Airport this Morning (yes Part II is Coming) Leaving Querétaro on the 13th of September was uneventful, except for a little backup on Highway 57 to México City. The United Express Embraer Air was not full – thus no one was ask to get off due to weight issues at a 6000 foot […]

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The Little Girl in the Mirror

by carbonboy on September 8, 2012

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Life is Never Easy for these Street Peddlers, even with Mexican Independence Day Approaching I made my biweekly stop at Banco Santander to withdraw cash from the ATM – no fees if one uses a Bank of America debit card. I take out the maximum  – 6000 pesos, which is about $460 at today’s exchange rate. […]

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