By: ajbarse | May 15, 2018

Chris and AJ just take an episode to talk about their moms. Chris talks about how his mom set him on the career path that he has today. AJ talk about how his 'hip' mom introduced him to the Internets. And both of them talk about how technology can help make more family time. Wherever you are in the world, this episode is dedicated to all the moms out there and thank-you for all that you do for your kids and family.


That computer Chris talks about:

The Texas Instruments TI-99/4A:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6VjsVwRXYk


That word processor AJ talks about:

The Brother Word processor

https://www.reddit.com/r/retrobattlestations/comments/2hea8k/my_brother_wp3410_word_processor/




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By: ajbarse | May 06, 2018

Meet the Mod Squad!! AJ & Chris have anther #watchfam episode, diving into the subculture of watch collecting known as modding the Seiko SKX007. AJ talks about the ins-and-outs of watch modding and making. And Chris has a quick tech tip for those “We've been hacked - Change your passwords now” alerts. If you get into this episode, read AJ's humble horological full write-up on modding http://bit.ly/seikomodsquad !


Housekeeping:
New tagging at the end of each episode title in the podcast feed.

Resources on the SKX and DIY modding
Nicholas Hacko-http://www.clockmaker.com.au/diy_seiko_7s26/chapter7.html
Nick of Orion Watches- https://orionwatch.com/how-to-mod-your-seiko/
Li Wang- Worn and Wound - http://wornandwound.com/watch-mod...

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By: ajbarse | January 20, 2018

All the fuss is about the recent buzzwords: Cryptocurrency, Meltdown,  Spectre, and the blackout letters C.E & S. Plus, AJ and Chris will unpack *what we pack* when we take a weekend getaway.

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Oh yea...CES is going on

Despite a power outage for two hours (https://www.ktnv.com/news/ces-goes-dark-as-las-vegas-convention-center-loses-power)... Thanks to heavy rainfall. In Las Vegas.

From the news ”Meltdown and Spectre”

Via Reuters
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cyber-intel-researcher/how-a-researcher-hacked-his-own-computer-and-found-worst-chip-flaw-idUSKBN1ET1ZR

Via NYT
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/03/business/computer-flaws.html

And yes, Apple https://www.cultofmac.com/521595/nasty-cpu-flaw-also-present-iphone-ipad/


Topic Interv...

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By: ajbarse | January 07, 2018

Resolutions! Chris and AJ go for more of the UnResolutions


- 12 physical books to read in 12 months. 12 Linux distros installed on his burner laptop. 12 months of life-logging with a Leuchtterm 1917 Bullet Journal. 12 themed months. January's theme: #Exhale.

AJ - Adding a new flaire to his journal- as he brings a little Philately to his journaling from around the world (that word brought to you by Chris Powell's Random-Factoid-House-O-Trivia )


[Renovating your online house]

Chris Updating passwords in the new year? USE THIS TRICK TO SAVE LOADS OF TIME AND ANGST WHEN UPDATING PASSWORDS

AJ Holiday season is the PERFECT time to “Unsubscribe” from those pesky emails you forgot you signed up for throughout the year. Then, as Chris mentio...

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By: ajbarse | December 08, 2017

Have yourself a maker & giver Christmas. We'll share some ways to joyfully give back to some little Bellingham kiddos worthy of your generosity. AJ talks about #watchfast, his endeavor in leather making, and Seiko's end of year announcements. And  "you're kill'n me Smalls!" AJ & Chris chat on the merits of Facebook for businesses ...and now messenger for kids? Stay healthy this holiday season!

Wrist Check

Remember that SNK807 AJ is #watchfasting witha leather strap- did he forget to mention that is a strap he made by hand.
  • 2017 was a “makers” Thanksgiving and Black Friday.

A 2018 Powell Pivot?

Chris Powell Associates has been active for 6 years. Time for a change to better reflect my services?

Facebook Business...

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