| Tech Board|| Coding/ Writing Software for Beginners- Help - GoldenSombrero on 1/6/15 at 9:59 am|
Does anyone have any recommendations for websites, online training or books that teach you the basics of writing code for software or apps? I have no background in this area but would like to start learning and maybe get a masters degree in computer information systems or something similar. ...
| Money Talk|| Budget Apps- Suggestions - GoldenSombrero on 1/2/15 at 2:16 pm|
So I'm re-doing our family budget for 2015. Wondering if any of you have experience using the app Mint, or something similar.
I'm looking just to track monthly bills and expenses. Any other programs I should look at?
We've used Good Budget and envelopes in that past but I didn't really care...
| Tech Board|| HDMI cable question - GoldenSombrero on 12/11/14 at 1:30 pm|
All HDMI cables (for TV viewing) are created equal...True or False? ...
| Tech Board|| Computer suggestions....Help - GoldenSombrero on 12/1/14 at 9:51 pm|
I need some help finding a new computer. I really don't know what I need in terms of specs, just know what it'd be used for. BTW, i currently have some kind of HP and I absolutely hate it. It's slow, heavy and came with a bunch media of crap I never used.
Anyway I really only need it for the fol...
| Outdoor Board|| Best option for coyote removal....residential neighborhood - GoldenSombrero on 12/1/14 at 10:56 am|
I live in a neighborhood outside of town surrounded by pastures and woods. My property backs up to the woods and I've been hearing a lot of coyote howling lately. I didn't think much of it cause I grew up in the country and heard it all the time but it appears my wifes dog was attacked last night. A...
| Music Board|| Playlist help...background music edition - GoldenSombrero on 10/16/14 at 2:27 pm|
So I'm needing to create a playlist for an upcoming event i have at work. The purpose of the list is mainly for background noise in a computer lab full of people training on a new software. I don't want anyone to fall asleep or have to listen to keystrokes all day. I'm trying to create an environmen...
| Off-Topic Board|| Miami FL....best area to stay?? - GoldenSombrero on 10/7/14 at 4:31 pm|
I'm going to Miami in a few weeks. Meetings in Kendall actually, though that may still be considered Miami idk.
At any rate I've never been and don't know where to stay. Looks like I'll be close to Coral Gables. Is that area generally safe and clean?...at least by Miami standards :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| Camera traffic ticket...TX - GoldenSombrero on 10/6/14 at 12:47 pm|
So I got a ticket in the mail today from the last time I was in TX. Cited for "proceeding into intersections on a red light". From the look of the pic I was turning right and probably pulling up further to see oncoming traffic.
At any rate what's going to happen if I don't pay? I don't live in ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Amazon Prime....hardware question - GoldenSombrero on 10/6/14 at 11:08 am|
I have an Amazon Prime account, but currently don't have a way to view the content. I bought a new smart TV recently but later found out it didn't have an Amazon Prime app.
So my question is, what would be my best option for viewing Amazon Prime? I see they have hardware for $100. Would I need 1 ...
| More Sports Board|| Atlanta Golf Question- Piedmont Driving Club - GoldenSombrero on 9/26/14 at 11:33 am|
I just found out I'm playing in a tournament next week at Piedmont Driving Club in Atlanta. Has anyone here played that course or have any details to share? I have no idea what to expect.
I searched the web but couldn't find the course webpage or much information in general.
Is it located cl...
| Outdoor Board|| Wood working question- Update: Finished pics on page 3 - GoldenSombrero on 6/18/14 at 9:08 pm|
I've got some 7x9 white oak beams I am trying to cross cut into end grain floor tiles. Problem is my 12" miter saw won't cut completely through.
Does anyone have any advice on a saw that would cut something that thick? I'd rather not have to get a bandsaw as I'd not have much use for it after th...
| Money Talk|| Paying extra for lower mortgage rate... - GoldenSombrero on 6/2/14 at 1:52 pm|
Getting close to closing on my house and have a question about my mortgage rate. Right now 4.375%, but for $900 I could get it down to 4.25%. It would save me $23 a month. I'd make up the saving in 3 years. Seem like a good deal but I've heard others advise against it, so I'm not sure if i'm missing...
| Off-Topic Board|| Lawn sod/ grass question - GoldenSombrero on 4/29/14 at 11:56 pm|
Posted on OB but thought I'd ask here as well. Building a new house and about to start with landscaping. First time I've ever built a lawn from scratch.
I live in NWA and covenant require bermuda lawn. What are some good type of bermuda for that region. I'd prefer something I can mow short.
| Outdoor Board|| Grass/ Sod question - GoldenSombrero on 4/29/14 at 11:16 pm|
I'm building a new house and about to be ready for sod. Ive never had the chance to start a yard from scratch and pretty excited about it.
Any tips for types of bermuda to use? I live in NWA so I know it's that in-between growth zone. I like to keep my grass cut really short.
Also, most of th...
| Money Talk|| 3D Printing....Organs? - GoldenSombrero on 1/8/14 at 8:38 am|
Has anyone heard of this or this company? Was looking at it from an investment standpoint. Stock price is up to $10.00 from $2.00 this time last year. But as I understand it from reading, they haven't produced anything to drive ...
| Arkansas Sports Board|| Found this gem on HV..... - GoldenSombrero on 8/28/13 at 5:21 pm|
| Music Board|| Turnpike and Randy Rogers- Whitewater on the Horseshoe question.... - GoldenSombrero on 8/24/13 at 10:26 am|
I know there are a few people on here who follow TT and RRB closely so hope y'all can help me out.
Thinking out going to their concert on the 1st in New Braunfels, had a few questions.
1. Gates open at 7:30, what time do you think TT will come on stage??
2. The only seating left is preferred o...
| Money Talk|| OFFICIAL: Sales Professionals Strategy and Discussion Thread - GoldenSombrero on 8/23/13 at 9:55 am|
This seems like the most appropriate board for a productive discussion. :lol:
Curious is anyone here is in sales, specifically complex sales cycles. Would like to start a running dialogue for new trends, what's working, or where people can ask questions.
I just finished reading "The Challeng...
| Off-Topic Board|| Guadalupe River- Floating Questions..... - GoldenSombrero on 8/20/13 at 10:59 pm|
Has anyone here floated the Guadalupe before? Is there a certain outfitter to use or part of the river that's better than others?
Also, how is just floating on an inner-tube? Seems like it could get boring compared to canoeing of rafting....
| Off-Topic Board|| Is Gibmail.net a legit email address?? - GoldenSombrero on 8/15/13 at 9:11 am|
I got an email from ---@gibmail.net inquiring about some property I have for sale. I've never seen that domain before so I am hesitant to respond. Does anyone here use that or know if it's legit?