Author: Bryan


New Project: Finishing the Basement

I fancy myself a fairly handy individual, but I can’t say I was born that way. Trying new things, and often failing, has helped me learn a lot of new stuff. I’ve successfully tackled...


HTPC Cooling v2.0

Update:  The fan died some time in January 2019.  Boo-hiss. The HTPC is meant to be used and not heard; because who wants a noisy computer buzzing away while you’re watching a quiet movie?...


NH Winter Sunrise

I came out of my house to find this view the other day. Ran back in to grab my camera and thankfully the sun and fog were still there. Thanks, Mr. Sun!



I’ve been a fan of Sonos products for quite a while now.   I started building my system a few years ago with a CONNECT hooked up to my Yamaha RX-V665.  I then picked...


Quick, little ditty

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New take on an oldie

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XBOX 360 Red Ring of Death Conquered

If you still have a first-generation XBOX 360 that hasn’t thrown a red ring in your face… you should go play the local lottery.  It seems there is a tremendously high failure rate for these...